“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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Transformative traditions: Dana Langlois and Reaksmey Yean of Cambodia’s JavaArts – in conversation


Java Café and Gallery founder Dana Langlois and Curator for Creative Programmes Reaksmey Yean speaks with Art Radar about their inception nearly two decades on and its ever-evolving future projects.

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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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“The Future is Nostalgic”: Lebanese artist Raed Yassin at Kalfayan Galleries, Athens


Lebanese artist and musician Raed Yassin explores Beirut’s swinging sixties in “The Future is Nostalgic”, on display at Kalfayan Galleries until 12 March 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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Music as Freedom: sound in the visual art practice of Vietnam’s Vũ Dân Tân – artist profile


Long considered the acute opposite of mainstream Vietnamese contemporary art, artist Vũ Dân Tân is celebrated with a three-week long exhibition that examines his mixed media and installation practice, that towards the end of his life incorporated sound and music components as a means to interrogate the cultural traditions of his home country.

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