United Arab Emirates Pavilion at Venice Biennale 2017 announces artists


UAE Pavilion at Venice Biennale 2017 will feature five UAE-based contemporary artists, in an exhibition entitled “Rock, Paper, Scissors: Positions in Play”.

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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

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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Soda_Jerk wins Ian Potter Moving Image Commission 2016 by ACMI


Third edition of the Ian Potter Moving Image Commission Award goes to Australian video collective Soda_Jerk.

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Christie’s Hong Kong autumn auctions of 20th century and contemporary Asian art – round-up


Christie’s Hong Kong dip in their autumn sales for the category “20th Century and Contemporary Asian art”.

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Future Generation Art Prize 2017 announces shortlisted artists


Young artists from Asia and Africa dominate the Future Generation Art Prize 2017 shortlist.

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Chinese Contemporary Art Award (CCAA) announces 2016 winners


Art Radar takes a look at the 2016 winners in each of the categories of the Chinese Contemporary Art Awards (CCAA).

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