‘Attempts to Contain’: India’s Baptist Coelho, winner of 2016 Sovereign Asian Art Prize – artist profile


Art Radar profiles Sovereign Asian Art Prize 2016 winner Baptist Coelho, whose “Siachen Glacier Project” is an ongoing decade-long exploration of nation-states, boundaries, the military and what unfolds in sites of conflict.

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Understand, Utilise, Uplift: 3 Southeast Asian Artists presented by Silverlens x ROH Projects, Jakarta


Art Radar profiles three internationally-recognised Southeast Asian artists presented in an exhibition curated by Filipino artist Gary-Ross Pastrana and presented jointly by Silverlens Gallery and ROH Projects in Jakarta.

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A feminine look at Saudi Arabia’s “GENERA#ION” at Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco


Art Radar profiles the work of the five female artists on display in the show “Genera#ion”, showcasing Saudi Arabian art at Minnesota Street Project, San Fransisco.

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Myth and the imagination: Japanese artist Ryuzo Satake – artist profile


As the world scrambles to make sense of tragedy, Japanese artist Ryuzo Satake believes messages are being sent by paranormal powers and is inspired by Japanese mythology and traditional Japanese aesthetics.

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Imaginary worlds: the visual vocabulary of Pakistani artist Atif Khan – artist profile


Pakistani artist Atif Khan’s iconography traces its lineage back to the aesthetically rich Mughal empire while providing a contemporary twist.

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The big picture: Iranian-American painter Nicky Nodjoumi – artist profile


Art Radar profiles Iranian-American artist Nicky Nodjoumi, whose large-scale works take an intimate look at the politics of today.

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