Busan Biennale appoints Cristina Ricupero and Jörg Heiser as Artistic Directors for 2018 edition


The organisation committee of the Busan Biennale have announced curator Cristina Ricupero and writer Jörg Heiser as joint Artistic Directors for the 11th Busan Biennale.

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ArtPrice launches new index: ArtPrice100®


The French art market database creates a new index focusing on blue-chip artists exclusively.

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‘Come Back Alive Baby’: multimedia artist Song Sanghee wins Korea Artist Prize 2017


Amsterdam-based artist Song Sanghee receives the Korea Artist Prize 2017 for her new video on view at the National Museum for Contemporary Art (MMCA), Korea.

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Sotheby’s acquires artificial intelligence company Thread Genius


Sotheby’s enhances data capabilities with its recent company acquisition.

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The ‘useful’ museum: significant acquisitions of Black British artists for Middlesbrough Collection


Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art (MIMA) acquires the work of four key British artists: Lubaina Himid, Chila Kumari Burman, Keith Piper and Stephen Willats.

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Yuki Terase Appointed Sotheby’s Head of Contemporary Art, Asia


Yuki Terase will lead Sotheby’s auctions and private sales of Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Western Contemporary art in Asia, based in Hong Kong.

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Taipei Biennial 2018 “Life-support, Living, Survival System” announces co-curators


Taipei Fine Arts Museum (TFAM) has announced Mali Wu and Francesco Manacorda as co-curators for 2018 Biennial edition. The 11th edition of the Taipei Biennial, titled “Life-support, Living, Survival System”, will open on 17 November 2018 and will focus on … Continue reading

Lebanese artist Rana Hamadeh wins Prix de Rome Visual Arts 2017


Visual and performance artist Rana Hamadeh is unanimously selected as the recipient of the Prix de Rome Visual Arts 2017.

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