Crossing China in 7 cities – book review


China’s diverse art scene is brought together in Crossing China, a comprehensive overview spanning 25 years. Seven major Chinese cities form the backbone of this accessible coffee table book on the chaotic, confusing and dazzling story of China’s contemporary art. … Continue reading

The continuous reinvention of Hong Kong art – Caroline Ha Thuc book review


Art writer Caroline Ha Thuc explains how Hong Kong’s contemporary art builds bridges between a place and its people. Hong Kong art is, according to art writer Caroline Ha Thuc, in a state of “continuous reinvention”.  In her newly released … Continue reading

The Power 100: Qatar leads but emerging regions lag – ArtReview 100


The Qatari Emir’s sister Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Head of the Qatar Museums Authority, tops ArtReview‘s 2013 Power 100 list of most influential people in the art world.

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Ute Meta Bauer to direct Singapore Centre for Contemporary Art


International curator and MIT Associate Professor Ute Meta Bauer is named founding director of Gillman Barrack’s Centre for Contemporary Art (CCA) in Singapore, opening on 23 October 2013.

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