Gallery-less art fairs: Asia’s next big art marketing format?


In Asia, artist-led fairs and gallery-less exhibition formats might fill a grassroots niche for young artists. Do they increase creative freedom or weaken institutional support?

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“Boutique” Abu Dhabi art fair welcomes 6 new Asian galleries


Abu Dhabi Art recently announced the participating galleries for its fourth edition, set to run from 7 to 10 November 2012. This year, six new galleries from Asia have been added to the exhibitor list.

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Ocula connects Australasia with online art auction platform, gallery portal


Following the success of Saffronart and Artnet, Ocula is a new member in the online art sales club. Does Ocula’s practice shed some light on auctions of the future?

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Art Basel in Hong Kong announces plans for 2013 art fair – press release


Art Basel in Hong Kong, formerly ART HK, announced the composition of the gallery selection committees and exhibition sectors, which mirror the 2012 edition.

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Changing global retail landscape: Can Hong Kong art galleries adapt? Part I


In an essay for Taiwan-based art magazine ArtcoArt Radar founder Kate Cary Evans discusses the tectonic shifts that have emerged in the Hong Kong art scene over the past decade.

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ART HK sponsor Deutsche Bank backs Frieze in New York


By supporting New York’s inaugural Frieze Art Fair, Deutsche Bank is now the lead sponsor of all three Frieze events. In Asia, ART HK is one of the bank’s most important art partnerships.

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What went for how much at Art Beijing 2012? Red dot round up


Art Beijing 2012 ran for three days from 30 April to 2 May. Art Radar stopped by the fair on the final afternoon and went hunting for red dots. Here are some of the works that sold.

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Tokyo-based Yuko Hasegawa first dedicated curator of ART HK Projects for 2012


This year ART HK 12 fair see the return of ART HK Projects with its own dedicated curator, Yuko Hasegawa.

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