Echoes across time: Lebanese artist Fouad Elkoury’s “Suite Egyptienne” at The Third Line, Dubai


Fouad Elkoury retraces groundbreaking 19th century journey guided by contemporary muse.

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“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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Filipino artist Pio Abad explores political “Counternarratives” at Silverlens Gallery


Artist Pio Abad brings up the archive of resistance to the Marcos dictatorship in the Phillipines following the recent burial of the dictator.

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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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“It is Not Necessary to Understand Everything”: Bangladeshi artist Naeem Mohaiemen at Tensta Konsthall, Sweden


Naeem Mohaiemen excavates national and personal histories in his film essay “It is Not Necessary to Understand Everything” on show at the Swedish Tensta Konsthall.

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“Things Lost/Remembering the Future”: South Asian artists at Ganges Art Gallery


Inaugural exhibition at Ganges Art Gallery in Kolkata seeks to spark dialogue through region’s contemporary art practices.

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Zai Kuning on the Singapore Pavilion project at Venice Biennale 2017 – interview


Art Radar talks to Singapore artist Zai Kuning about “Dapunta Hyang”, the work being prepared for the Singapore Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale.

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Military complex: Qatari-American artist Sophia Al Maria – in conversation


On the occasion of her latest solo show at The Third Line Gallery in Dubai, Art Radar speaks to Qatari-American artist Sophia Al Maria who mixes dread and desire to alert and alarm.

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