Artists Navjot, Wu Mali discuss links between art, social change – museum talk

Indian artist Navjot and Taiwanese artist Wu Mali discuss art, feminism and social change in a November 2012 artist lecture at the Seattle Asian Art Museum (SAAM).

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2 Japanese video artists at Auckland Arts Festival 2011 – profile

Ko Nakajima and Kentaro Taki exhibited new video installations as part of the Visual Art programme of the Auckland Arts Festival 2011. We profile the artists and their work.

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Collateral damage: Indian artist Sheela Gowda burns installation in UK gallery

Sheela Gowda, in conversation with Grant Watson, curator of her first UK solo “Therein & Besides”, discusses her ash and incense installation Collateral.

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Discover reality with Indian sculptor Alwar Balasubramaniam on TED

Alwar Balasubramaniam (1971) is an Indian artist who works and lives in Bangalore. In a TED Talks video, ‘Alwar Balasubramaniam: Art of Substance and Absence’, he explores his inspirations and the “inherent” qualities of objects that he challenges through his work. Here we profile a number of the works he discusses in the video and reveal the theories behind them.

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Performance art festival Action Script aims to provide deeper understanding of art form – event alert

PERFORMANCE ART HONG KONG FESTIVALS Art Radar Asia would like to notify you of what we consider an important and interesting Asia Art Archive performance art festival, Action Script – Symposium on Performance Art Practice and Documentation in Asia, which will … Continue reading

India artist Raghava KK's "magic carpet ride" at TED2010 – video

INDIAN ART ARTIST TALK TED CONFERENCE VIDEO PUBLIC SPEAKING “Raghava KK: Five lives of an artist” (length of video, 17:56 mins) was recorded when Indian artist Raghava KK spoke at ideas conference TED2010 earlier this year. In the video, the artist tells … Continue reading

Cause and Effect: London solo for Macau-Russian artist Konstantin Bessmertny

Courtesy Rossi & Rossi RUSSIAN ARTIST TALK EXHIBITION A technical impresario who underwent rigorous formal training, Konstantin Bessmertny has risen to become one of Macau’s foremost artistic ambassadors. Raised in Far Eastern Russia on the Chinese border, Bessmertny learned the traditions … Continue reading

Takashi Murakami lecture in Hong Kong – Christies

      ARTIST TALK JAPANESE Asia’s Contemporary Market: The Superflat Market’s Risks and Possibilities Takashi Murakami, Artist Friday 28 November 2008, 5:30pm – 7:00pm Venue: Grand Hall, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Language: Japanese with English and Putonghua … Continue reading