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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10 young emerging Singaporean artists

Art Radar introduces the 10 emerging Singapore-based artists now showing at Shophouse 5 as part of VADA’s UNTAPPED DISCOVERY 2016.

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South African artist William Kentridge’s “Thick Time” at Whitechapel Gallery, London

In an exhibition jointly organized with the Louisiana Museum of Art, in Denmark and the Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Whitechapel Gallery opened on 21 September “Thick Time” featuring the work of internationally renowned South African artist, William Kentridge, which examines the ways in time and place have been manipulated during colonial and industrial expansion, as well as notions of control exercised during periods of great political upheaval.

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Women, textile and technology: “TECHSTYLE Series 1.0: Ariadne’s Thread” at MILL6 Foundation, Hong Kong

The video art exhibition and international discussion forum “TECHSTYLE Series 1.0: Ariadne’s Thread” seeks to exchange and generate knowledge to support the changing landscape of textile today.

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Geometric abstraction: Xinjiang artist Aniwar Mamat’s tapestries at Pékin Fine Arts, Hong Kong

“Sunlight Reflects”, the first solo exhibition in Hong Kong at Pékin Fine Arts by Beijing-based painter Aniwar Mamat, is a tribute to the labour intensive process of handcraft.

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Photo Gallery: Indian artist Shelly Jyoti’s “Khadi March” at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Delhi artist Shelly Jyoti, known for her textile-based installations, presents her newest series dedicated to the lives of spinners, weavers and traditional artisans. Shelly Jyoti revisits Gandhian philosophies through multimedia artworks using khadi textile, ajrakh printing and kantha embroidery to … Continue reading

5 Gallery highlights at Frieze Masters 2016

Art Radar highlights 5 galleries at Frieze Masters in London presenting the work of 20th century contemporary artists from Asia-Pacific.

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