Southeast Asian photography: Langgeng Art Foundation holds rare group showing


The Langgeng Art Foundation has brought together works by Southeast Asia’s top photographers in a rare exhibition that is running until 21 January 2012.

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Modernity through eyes of 8 South Korean photographers


Work by eight contemporary Korean photographers is on show at the Galerie Paris-Beijing in France. We take a closer look at the artists.

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2 Indian photographers shortlisted for Canada’s 2011 Grange Prize


Indian photographers Gauri Gill and Nandini Valli make up one half of the 2011 finalist selection for the Canadian-based, internationally focused The Grange Prize.

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Photographic duo RongRong and inri get first Hong Kong retrospective


More than sixty works by Chinese artist RongRong and his Japanese companion in art, inri, are on show at Blindspot Gallery for the first time.

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4 top photography posts: market outlook, Japanese veterans, Russian perspective


In this continuation of our ongoing series of list posts, we look at how the photography market is growing in Asia by linking to the best posts on this topic from our archives.

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Photographer David LaChapelle in Hong Kong: Asian art scene buzzing while New York’s stagnates


At the opening press conference for his Hong Kong debut solo, “The Raft”, David LaChapelle shares his thoughts on the Asian art scene and how Asia inspired his work.

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Work of 3 Chinese artists gets first time MoMA showing in performance photography exhibit – curator interview


We talk to MoMA about 3 photographs by Chinese artists Ai Weiwei, Rong Rong and Huang Yan, on show for the first time since their acquisition by the museum in 2008.

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North Korean life like Truman Show: Photography by Back Seung Woo


It is difficult to get a view of North Korea that isn’t pre-approved by the country’s authorities. South Korean Back Seung Woo’s photographs offer an alternative.

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