Singaporean and Indonesian artists explore “Fantasy Islands” at Objectifs, Singapore


“Fantasy Islands” presents the work of seven Singaporean and Indonesian contemporary artists that deal with the notion of ‘island’ and the fantasies and ideas attached to it.

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Hong Kong sound artist Samson Young at Kunsthalle Düsseldorf in Germany


“A Dark Theme Keeps me Here, I’ll Make a Broken Music” is Samson Young’s first institutional solo exhibition in Europe.

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Thai artist Pannaphan Yodmanee wins 11th Benesse Prize at Singapore Biennale 2016


Pannaphan Yodmanee wins the Benesse Prize, while Singaporean artist Zulkifle Mahmod is awarded an inaugural special award. The Thai artist won out of a shortlist of five East and Southeast Asian artists, while Singaporean artist Zulkifle Mahmod won the Soichiro … Continue reading

“Slavs and Tatars: Mouth to Mouth” at Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw


Through Slavs and Tatars’ explorations of the contradictions and complexities of identity, “Mouth to Mouth” features a range of works created over the past decade.

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New York Out of Character: Chinese artist Cheng Ran at New Museum, New York


Emerging Chinese artist Cheng Ran debuts in the United States with a museum solo exhibition at the New Museum in collaboration with China’s K11 Art Foundation.

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“The world precedes the eye” at Lasalle’s Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore


The exhibition at ICA Singapore, running until 1 February 2017, features 9 emerging and mid-career artists from the Asia-Pacific region whose work spans sculpture, installation, painting, moving image and sound.

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Winner of Nam June Paik Award 2016 Lawrence Abu Hamdan – artist profile


For Lawrence Abu Hamdam, sound art is a means of mapping the changing sonic techniques of racial surveillance used in courtrooms across the international legal system.

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Talking about art and love: Kenyan artist Syowia Kyambi at Serpentine Gallery – interview


Kenyan artist Syowia Kyambi talks about her installation and performance practice and why she has turned “love” into an object of artistic investigation for her latest project.

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