“Signs of the Times”: Burmese artist Htein Lin at River Gallery – in conversation


With 20 new works, painter, installation and performance artist Htein Lin explores Myanmar’s changing environment.

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International contemporary artists produce unique works for Istanbul


NEW MEDIA ART FESTIVAL INSTALLATION Akbank art centre, Istanbul continues with its exhibition “The Rhythm of Istanbul“, in collaboration with the Akbank Jazz festival. Marking the twentieth anniversary of this world renowned music festival, it will feature installations by six … Continue reading

Young Chinese artist Li Hui lights up Netherlands: an Art Radar interview


CHINESE ARTIST SOLO EXHIBITION LIGHT ART NETHERLANDS Following his impressive solo exhibition last year in Mannheim, Germany, young Chinese artist Li Hui brings yet another surprise to the European art scene. In the pitch-dark exhibition space provided by The Centre of Artificial Light in … Continue reading

Rubin Museum breaks tradition to show the first Tibetan art show in New York – New York Times


TIBETAN CONTEMPORARY ART NEW YORK MUSEUM SHOWS Until October 18, Rubin Museum, usually New York’s home for traditional art of the Himalayas, will run the first Tibetan contemporary art show in the city. Titled “Tradition Transformed: Tibetan Artists Respond“, this … Continue reading

'A Red Carpet' for Singapore's Digital Nights Showcase, courtesy artist Tom Carr


DIGITAL ART SINGAPORE PUBLIC ART Racing fever hits Singapore as the city prepares to host the Singapore Grand Prix from 17 to 26 September. And with the expectant influx of tourists, preparations are in full swing for the Digital Nights … Continue reading

First of its kind in Asia – Taiwan's Digital Art Center officially opens


DIGITAL ART TAIWAN First of its kind in Asia and six years in the making, the NT$25 million (US$756,000) avant-garde art facility, the Taipei Digital Art Center, is now officially open to the public. Taiwan News has the full report: … Continue reading

Chinese urban art exhibition in London shows new art medium laser tagging


URBAN CHINESE ART SHOW LONDON to 21 November 2008 Organised by Red Mansion Foundation, DOWN TOWN PRODUCTION is an exhibition of Chinese Urban Art curated by Yan Lei 23rd September – 21st November 2008. The artists will give us a … Continue reading