“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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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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Cevdet Erek’s Turkey Pavilion at Venice Biennale 2017


Turkey Pavilion releases plans for Cevdet Erek’s exhibition to be presented at the Venice Biennale in May 2017.

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Chinese Pavilion at 57th Venice Biennale announces artists


Tradition and innovation will mark works in the Chinese Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale.

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United Arab Emirates Pavilion at Venice Biennale 2017 announces artists


UAE Pavilion at Venice Biennale 2017 will feature five UAE-based contemporary artists, in an exhibition entitled “Rock, Paper, Scissors: Positions in Play”.

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Jerusalem Show VIII: Before and After Origins in Palestine


The Jerusalem Show VIII opens at Al-Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art during Palestine’s biennale Qalandiya International.

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Artist Zai Kuning and Curator June Yap to represent Singapore at Venice Biennale 2017


The announcement for the Singapore Pavilion at the Venice Biennale reveals the proposal for next year’s Venice Biennale as “a culmination of over 20 years of Zai’s research on Malay culture and history in Southeast Asia”.

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Artist Samson Young and Curator Ying Kwok to collaborate for Hong Kong at Venice Biennale 2017


Hong Kong’s presentation at the next Venice Biennale will see the collaboration of M+ and HKADC for the third time in a row, with a solo exhibition of Samson Young’s work curated by local curator Ying Kwok.

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