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Topic Archives: Human body
7 influential women artists from Asia-Pacific
Posted on Friday, March 7th, 2014
Art Radar pays tribute to 7 women artists that have made an impact on the global art stage on the occasion of the recent International Women’s Day, which takes place annually on 8 March to celebrate women’s economic, political, and social achievements.
15 years of Bharti Kher at Shanghai’s Rockbund Art Museum – picture feast
Posted on Friday, January 10th, 2014
Shanghai’s Rockbund Art Museum revisits 15 years of Bharti Kher’s artistic practice, exploring hybridity, female identity and traditions in Indian culture.
Science, technology and visual art: Artists in a hybrid world
Posted on Friday, November 1st, 2013
“TEA/Super Connect–2013 International Techno Art Exhibition”, an exhibition at the National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts from 10 August to 27 October 2013, brought together international artists working with biology, medicine, computer science and robotics to create their works.
Pakistan’s Naiza Khan wins 2013 Prince Claus Award
Posted on Friday, September 6th, 2013
Naiza Khan, a Pakistani visual artist, receives a Prince Claus Award for “her courage in raising public awareness on controversial social and political issues; for being a role model for women artists in a male-dominated context; and for her significant contribution to the development of arts and culture in Pakistan and the region.”
Giant cyborgs and miniature humanoids: male nudes in South Korean art
Posted on Friday, August 23rd, 2013
South Korean artists turn male nudes into androgynous cyborgs and animal-headed humans, subverting the socialised views of Korean masculinity.
Full frontal: Gao brothers expose Chinese state corruption – picture feast
Posted on Friday, July 12th, 2013
The Gao Brothers reveal the naked truth about the corruption which followed China’s Cultural Revolution in new show at London’s Hua Gallery, titled ”Between Spiritual and Material Spaces: the Photographic World of the Gao Brothers.”
Supplementary skins: the female nude in South Korean contemporary art
Posted on Saturday, June 8th, 2013
Art Radar reviews the work of three female artists from South Korea, who use the naked female body to comment on contemporary society