10 indian artists to watch in 6 minutes


In this TED video, collector Ravin Agrawal introduces ten young contemporary artists working in India, and he does it in six minutes! Art Radar presents a brief summary of the video and the artists that it covers.

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Is text writing or image? Bloomberg prize-winner Phoebe Hui examines – video interview


HONG KONG ARTISTS VIDEO ARTIST INTERVIEW In a short five minute interview on ChooChooTV’s weekly show [art]attack, emerging Hong Kong artist Phoebe Hui gives viewers a peek at her creative process. In the interview, Hui expresses a strong interest in the transformation of … Continue reading

Thailand's Montri photographic installation Nanothailand at Tonson ends August 2008


THAI PHOTOGRAPHY GALLERY SHOW 19 June – 10 August 2008 Thailand’s celebrated artist Montri will transform 100 Tonson’s Bangkok gallery with a photographic installation titled Nanothailand. Continuing his interest in cultural hybridity, the subject of these biting images are refugees … Continue reading

55 Days in Valencia. An Encounter with Chinese Art at Instituto Valenciano de Art Moderno


SURVEY CHINESE ART  The exhibition 55 día en Valencia. Encuentro de arte chino (55 Days in Valencia. An Encounter with Chinese Art), a title chosen in reference to Nicholas Ray’s film 55 Days in Peking, offers a broad overview of … Continue reading

India Embraces the Contemporary: Financial Times


INDIA The Indian art market is going through a major transformation, where the market’s focus has shifted from modern Indian art to contemporary Indian art. According to a report this month by ArtTactic, an art market research service which provides analysis … Continue reading

Asian Art Triennial Manchester UK 5 April – 1 June 2008


INDIA SINGAPORE CHINA KOREA TAIWAN The UK’s first Asian Art Triennial opens 5 April -1 June 2008 and is conceived by Shisha, the UK’s premier international agency for contemporary South Asian crafts and visual arts, in partnership with Castlefield Gallery, Chinese Arts Centre, … Continue reading