The rise of Asian 20th century and contemporary art: Christie’s Hong Kong autumn auctions – round-up

With a strong auction season behind it, Asian 20th century and contemporary art looks set to rise in value in the upcoming year ahead. Zao Wou-Ki’s 29.01.64 sets a new world record for oil painting by any Asian artist at the last season … Continue reading

What is Dansaekhwa? Art Radar explains

Art Radar defines Dansaekhwa that literally translates to ‘monochrome painting’ in Korean in its latest ‘What is…?’ series.

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Nalini Malani visualises the influence of globalisation on India – Asia Society video interview

Nalini Malani talks about globalisation and the changing Indian culture in a video interview with Asia Society in New York where her 2009 video installation Transgressions II is currently being exhibited.

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Chinese artist Chen Fei’s bad taste – Schoeni video interview

Chinese artist Che Fei talks about his “bad taste” art with Schoeni Art Gallery, as part of the gallery’s video interview series to celebrate their twentieth anniversary.

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Chinese painter Xia Xiaowan travels to the third dimension – Schoeni video interview

Xia Xiaowan talks to Hong Kong’s Schoeni Gallery about his artistic development and experimentation with glass painting in this video interview, part of the Schoeni video series.

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What does the future hold for abstraction in Asia?

Many curators are re-examining the emergence and development of Asian abstraction and considering the role it could play in the future of the Asian art world.

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