“ESCAPE from the SEA”: Japanese and Southeast Asian artists in Kuala Lumpur – in pictures


Japanese and Southeast Asian artists explore issues of identity, belongingness and history through the politics of borders in the region and beyond, in “ESCAPE from the SEA” by The Japan Foundation, Kuala Lumpur.

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Photo Gallery: “An Atlas of Mirrors”, Singapore Biennale 2016


Art Radar features an exclusive photo gallery from the Singapore Biennale 2016, closing on 26 February 2017.

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“Of Absence and Weight”: Pakistani-born artist Seher Shah at Nature Morte, New Delhi


Seher Shah works with drawing, printmaking and sculpture, exploring a range of processes that draw on her background in art and architecture.

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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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A ‘Big Tail Elephant’: China’s Chen Shaoxiong (1962–2016) – artist profile


Art Radar speaks to the late Chen Shaoxiong’s gallerist Meg Maggio of Pékin Fine Arts and long-term collaborative partner from Big Tail Elephants Lin Yilin.

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Photo Gallery: “Welcome to BIRDHEAD World Again” at ShanghART, Singapore


The acclaimed photography duo BIRDHEAD presents a new series of work on Southeast Asia at ShanghART in Singapore.

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PROVOKE: Japanese photography between protest and performance 1960-1975 – in pictures


A touring exhibition looks at the work of postwar Japanese photographers and members of the historic Provoke magazine.

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“Flat Sunlight”: Vietnamese artist Lena Bui at The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre, Ho Chi Minh City – in pictures


The new Factory Contemporary Arts Centre in Ho Chi Minh City holds exhibition organised by Oxford Clinical Research Unit, Ho Chi Minh City. Vietnamese artist Lena Bui has been collaborating with the Oxford Clinical Research Unit for years to develop … Continue reading