Myanmar artist Aye Ko wins Joseph Balestier Award for Freedom of Art 2017


A finalist for three consecutive editions, Aye Ko tops the 2017 shortlist including female artists Arahmaiani from Indonesia and Chaw Ei Thein from Myanmar for the Joseph Balestier Award for Freedom of Art.

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Design Society and V&A Gallery to open in Shenzhen in 2017


Design Society, a new cultural hub featuring a new V&A Gallery will open to the public in Shekou, Shenzhen, in October 2017.

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Hong Kong M+ visual art curator Pauline J. Yao on the M+ Collection – interview


Hong Kong M+ curator Pauline J. Yao talks to Art Radar about the museum’s collection.

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Photo Gallery: Bangladeshi artist Arham ul Huq Chowdhury’s scrap metal sculptures


On show at Alliance Française in Dhaka, “Hard Emotions” features Bangladeshi artist Arham ul Huq Chowdhury’s latest series of scrap metal sculptures for charity.

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Photo Gallery: “Coriolis Effect: Migration and Memory” at Khoj Studios, New Delhi


“Coriolis Effect: Migration and Memory”, running from 29 to 4 October 2016, brings together the work of seven Indian and African artists as the culmination of their month-long residency at Khoj Studios.

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Asian art highlights from NordArt 2016, Germany


The annual art exhibition NordArt in Büdelsdorf, northern Germany, highlights Israel, Mongolia and China in its 2016 edition.

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5th International Çanakkale Biennial cancelled – breaking news


Amidst the violence and political instability that plagues Turkey, the organisers of the 5th Çanakkale Biennial have decided to cancel the event.

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Art, Food and the City: ‘The Unappropriated Recipes’, Para Site’s Kickstarter Campaign


Hong Kong’s Para Site art space launches Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for The Unappropriated Recipes, a book championing the connection between art, food and the city.

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