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Topic Archives: Political
Manila exhibition “You Have Every Right” examines gender roles in contemporary art – curator interview
Posted on Tuesday, April 16th, 2013
The March/April 2013 exhibition “You Have Every Right” responds to Manila’s international ranking of eighth on the World Economic Forum’s 2012 Gender Gap Report.
Recording, resisting, reframing: Contemporary Middle Eastern photography at V&A Museum – curator interview
Posted on Monday, April 1st, 2013
Art Radar talks to curator Dr. Marta Weiss about “Light from the Middle East: New Photography”, held at the V&A between 13 November 2012 and 7 April 2013.
DEEP S.E.A.: Khvay Samnang, Aditya Novali and Donna Ong’s tales of three cities
Posted on Tuesday, February 5th, 2013
In our third post on Primo Marella Gallery’s “DEEP S.E.A.” exhibition, we examine different responses from three Southeast Asian artists to the realities of contemporary urban life.
“DEEP S.E.A.”: Why concept determines medium for Burmese artist Aung Ko
Posted on Tuesday, January 8th, 2013
In the first in a short series of examinations of artwork in Primo Marella Gallery’s “DEEP S.E.A.” exhibition, curator Iola Lenzi talks to Art Radar about Myanmar artist Aung Ko’s artworks and practice.
Rare double showing of Sri Lankan drawing: exhibitions London, Colombo
Posted on Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
“DRAWINGS”, a concurrent exhibition of two senior artists’ recent work held in Columbo and London in late 2012, is a step towards bringing Sri Lankan art to an international audience.
A look back at 1980s China-US art relationship – The Washington Post
Posted on Monday, February 6th, 2012
In an article published in The Washington Post in December 2011, Meredith Palmer talks about one of the first surveys of historical and American abstract paintings to head to China.
Southeast Asian photography: Langgeng Art Foundation holds rare group showing
Posted on Wednesday, January 18th, 2012
The Langgeng Art Foundation has brought together works by Southeast Asia’s top photographers in a rare exhibition that is running until 21 January 2012.