FIELD MEETING at Asia Contemporary Art Week 2014, New York – interview (part 2)

Art Radar’s interview with Asian Contemporary Art Week’s Director Leeza Ahmady and Associate Curator Xin Wang continues. In this instalment, Ahmady and Wang talk about creating a communal studio experience during a two-day forum called FIELD MEETING.

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The changing landscape of Asian art in New York: Asia Contemporary Art Week 2014 – interview (part 1)

Director of Asian Contemporary Art Week (ACAW), Leeza Ahmady, and this year’s contributing curator, Xin Wang, speak to Art Radar about organising ACAW and curating artists from broader Asia, in the first part of a two-episodes interview.

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Yokohama Triennale announces artists for 2014 edition

The organisers of Yokohama Triennale 2014, themed “ART Fahrenheit 451: Sailing into the sea of oblivion”, announced a detailed list of 62 confirmed participating artists, with predominantly Japanese artists representing Asia, in a press conference at the Yokohama Museum of Art on 22 April 2014.

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Crossing China in 7 cities – book review

China’s diverse art scene is brought together in Crossing China, a comprehensive overview spanning 25 years. Seven major Chinese cities form the backbone of this accessible coffee table book on the chaotic, confusing and dazzling story of China’s contemporary art. … Continue reading

Beyond Taiwan’s horizons: Taiwanese contemporary art in the US

“Horizon Realm: Contemporary Art from Taiwan” in New York City is, according to the curators, an opportunity to build the foundations for more Taiwanese contemporary art shows in the US in the future.

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Art and social change: How environmental art is transforming a Taiwanese village

Huge site-specific sculptures sit among birds, reeds and muddy water in the Taiwan’s 2013 Cheng-Long Wetlands International Environmental Art Project.

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