“BODY/PLAY/POLITICS”: Asian and African artists at Yokohama Museum of Art

“BODY/PLAY/POLITICS” presents the work of six artists from Asia and Africa, including Yinka Shonibare MBE, Malaysian Yee I-Lann, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, UuDam Tran Nguyen, Ishikawa Ryuichi and Tamura Yuichiro.

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“The Serenity of Madness”: Thai filmmaker and artist Apichatpong Weerasethakul – artist profile

A travelling exhibition of Thai artist and filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul co-organised by ICI Curators International is now at Chiang Mai’s MAIIAM and will soon move to Hong Kong’s ParaSite.

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“Tell Me a Story: Locality and Narrative”: 11 stories from Asia at Rockbund Art Museum, Shanghai

Shanghai’s Rockbund Art Museum presents “Tell Me a Story: Locality and Narrative”, featuring 11 artists from across Asia.

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Mobile M+: Inaugural moving image programme explores mobility and migration

Hong Kong’s M+ launches its inaugural moving image project exploring themes of contemporary migration, mobility and home through works from the museum’s growing moving image collection.

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India and Thailand honoured in Fukuoka Arts and Culture Prize 2013

The prestigious Fukuoka Prize, established in 1990 in Kyushu, Japan, announced visual artist Nalini Malani and filmmaker Apitchatpong Weerasethakul as winners of the Arts and Culture Prizes, on 7 June 2013.

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Which artists from Asia are in the Pompidou Centre's collection?

    MUSEUM COLLECTIONS Helpful sources of objective and rigorous judgement, museums  provide an independent voice in an art world populated by more unscrupulous personalities and poor research than is ideal.  But how can we find out what the top museums are acquiring and what … Continue reading

Third Guangzhou Triennial reviews and highlights – South China Morning Post, Shanghai Eye

TRIENNIAL GUANGZHOU CHINA Art highlights, Chinese censorship and a list of Asian artists and curators. Farewell to Post Colonialism, Third Guangzhou Triennial, Guangdong Museum of Art, Guangzhou, China: 6 September to 16 November 2008 Hong Kong based art critic John … Continue reading