Taiwanese artist Wu Tien-chang at festival of new media art MADATAC 08, Madrid


Art Radar takes a look at some of they key themes in Taiwanese artist Wu Tien-chang’s work, on show at Spain’s contemporary festival of new media arts MADATAC 08.

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“Gestures and Archives of the Present, Genealogies of the Future”: highlights from the Taipei Biennial 2016


The Taipei Biennial 2016 entitled “Gestures and Archives of the Present, Genealogies of the Future” engages in historical critique.

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AIA Vietnam Eye: Vietnamese contemporary artists in focus – in pictures


Parallel Contemporary Art and the Saatchi Gallery team up with AIA Vietnam Life Insurance to present the major exhibition “AIA Vietnam Eye”and a book on contemporary Vietnamese art.

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South African artist William Kentridge’s “Thick Time” at Whitechapel Gallery, London


In an exhibition jointly organized with the Louisiana Museum of Art, in Denmark and the Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Whitechapel Gallery opened on 21 September “Thick Time” featuring the work of internationally renowned South African artist, William Kentridge, which examines the ways in time and place have been manipulated during colonial and industrial expansion, as well as notions of control exercised during periods of great political upheaval.

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Talking about art and love: Kenyan artist Syowia Kyambi at Serpentine Gallery – interview


Kenyan artist Syowia Kyambi talks about her installation and performance practice and why she has turned “love” into an object of artistic investigation for her latest project.

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Cosmin Costinas and Dayanita Singh at Experimenter Curators’ Hub 2016 – video


Art Radar reports on the 6th edition of the Experimenter Curators’ Hub, which took place in late July 2016. Read here about Cosmin Costinas’ and Dayanita Singh’s presentations.

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Kader Attia wins Prix Marcel Duchamp 2016


The French-Algerian artist was announced as the winner of the Prix Marcel Duchamp 2016 on Tuesday, 18 October 2016 at Centre Pompidou in Paris. Presented by ADIAF in partnership with Centre Pompidou, the Prix Marcel Duchamp honours a French artist … Continue reading

Critical art voices: “When Things Fall Apart” at Trapholt Museum, Denmark – in pictures


“When Things Fall Apart: Critical Voices on the Radars” at Trapholt Museum brings postcolonial and decolonial critique to small Danish town of Kolding.

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