Between hospitality and hostility: Iranian artist Abbas Akhavan at DRAF Studio London


Art Radar takes a look at Abbas Akhavan’s creative practice and his exploration of the tension between hospitality and hostility in his latest solo exhibition in London.

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10 Highlights from the Shanghai Biennale 2016


The Shanghai Biennale “Why Not Ask Again: Arguments, Counter-arguments, and Stories” (12 November 2016 to 12 March 2017) at Shanghai Power Station of Art is curated by India’s Raqs Media Collective.

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“The world precedes the eye” at Lasalle’s Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore


The exhibition at ICA Singapore, running until 1 February 2017, features 9 emerging and mid-career artists from the Asia-Pacific region whose work spans sculpture, installation, painting, moving image and sound.

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Materiality and Tradition: Korean Dansaekhwa master Chung Chang-Sup – artist profile


Art Radar profiles Dansaekhwa master Chung Chang-Sup, whose series “Meditation” is on show at Galerie Perrotin, Hong Kong, until 21 December 2016.

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“Conditions of Political Choreography”: artists explore German-Israeli relationships at CCA, Tel Aviv


“Conditions of Political Choreography” features experimental works by internationally renowned artists, performers, theatre-makers and dancers from Israel and Germany.

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Women, textile and technology: “TECHSTYLE Series 1.0: Ariadne’s Thread” at MILL6 Foundation, Hong Kong


The video art exhibition and international discussion forum “TECHSTYLE Series 1.0: Ariadne’s Thread” seeks to exchange and generate knowledge to support the changing landscape of textile today.

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Spice girl: Indian artist K. Benitha Perciyal – in conversation


Indian artist K. Benitha Perciyal uses spices, found materials and incense to create thought-provoking and intensely personal installations.

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