Architecture and Philosophy: Iranian-born American artist Siah Armajani at Rossi & Rossi, Hong Kong


Inspired by poetry, American vernacular architecture, Western philosophy and his native Persian heritage, Siah Armajani is recognised as a pioneering figure in the conceptualisation of the role of art in the public realm.

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“Survival Sex”: exploring the plight of homeless youth with Nigerian-American filmmaker Ukachi Arinzeh – in conversation


Nigerian-born, American filmmaker Ukachi Arinzeh speaks of universal feelings of compassion and the struggle to survive in our times.

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The iconic imagery of Malick Sidibé the “Eye of Bamako” at Somerset House, London


Somerset House and 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair in conjunction with Paris-based MAGNIN-A gallery opened the first major UK solo show of the recently deceased Malian photographer Malick Sidibé.

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Photo Gallery: emerging Hong Kong artist Frank Tang’s new media ink art


Frank Tang Kai Yiu creates innovative works that explore the performative elements of Chinese painting.

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5 Exhibitions to see in Beijing in January 2017


Art Radar selects five shows not to miss in Beijing as 2017 starts.

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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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New York Out of Character: Chinese artist Cheng Ran at New Museum, New York


Emerging Chinese artist Cheng Ran debuts in the United States with a museum solo exhibition at the New Museum in collaboration with China’s K11 Art Foundation.

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Art Basel Cities initiative partners with Buenos Aires


The new Art Basel Cities initiative, announced in March 2016, partners with Buenos Aires and plans to present its first programme in late 2017, drawing upon the city’s multi-layered cultural scene.

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