Zeitz MOCAA opens in Cape Town, South Africa

The world’s largest museum dedicated to contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora has opened in Cape Town.  Focusing on 21st century creative practice, the Zeitz MOCAA held its opening weekend across 22-24 September 2017.  Zeitz MOCAA, a new museum dedicated to cutting-edge … Continue reading

Art Basel Hong Kong 2015: new calendar and format successful – fair round up

The third edition of Art Basel Hong Kong closed on 17 March 2015 with strong sales and a star-studded turn-out, offering rich regional flavours and providing a significant boost to the Asian art scene.

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Unpacking contemporary art: Ode to Art lecture – video

Singapore art historian Jeffrey Say delivers a lecture produced by Singapore gallery Ode to Art, titled “The Stuffed Shark and Other Curiosities: Will we ever understand contemporary art?”, which attempts to introduce and explain the multi-faceted nature of contemporary art.

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Online VIP Art Fair disappoints: Is damage fatal?

Guest writer Pippa Dennis on slow connections frustrating VIP Art Fair users, galleries demanding refunds, and global young collectors liking online medium.

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