Beijing Freeport: China capital’s massive tax-free art storage facility – media round up


Swiss holding company Euroasia, in cooperation with the state-owned Beijing Gehua Cultural Development, is building an 83,000 square-metre tax-free storage facility in the Chinese capital.

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Xu Bing on life, art, China and New York: ARTINFO studio interview – video


Art Radar links to a video interview by ARTINFO with contemporary Chinese artist Xu Bing, known for his unique approach to Chinese characters, calligraphy and printmaking.

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Dafen Art Village, part II: Original art struggles in Shenzhen copy town – artist interview


In the second part of our series on Dafen Art Village, we speak to Wang Zeng Chun to find out what it’s like for an original artist in an art district dedicated to copy-art.

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What is ahead for contemporary Asian art, 2012 and beyond? Part II


The past decade has seen galleries expand, both in their reach and roles. Just how are they responding to the challenges of a globalised world? We explore in the second post in our 2012 and beyond art trend series.

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Yang Fudong’s video installations a contemporary form of Chinese hand scrolls


Yang Fudong sheds some light on his unique aesthetic through on explanation of the video works now on show at Spring Workshop and Osage in Hong Kong.

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Travel tips from Beijing art pro – ARTINFO


Art Radar sets out to explore three popular art vacation destinations, bringing  the reader tips on what to see and eat and where to stay, as well as summarising recommendations made by Jérôme Sans.

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Unparalleled “NEW AGE: NEW MEDIA” exhibition shows 12 Australian and Chinese video works – 7 month China tour


A China first, “NEW AGE: NEW MEDIA” exhibition is showing twelve Australian and Chinese video works over seven months in a Chinese-wide tour that ends December 2012.

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Korean artists: 4 top posts from 2010 to 2011


In the first post of an ongoing series, we dig deep into our archives to bring you the best and brightest post written by us on the topic of contemporary ‘Korean artists’.

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