Technicolour and the silver screen: Youssef Nabil – interview


Art Radar speaks with Egyptian artist Youssef Nabil about his trademarked hand-coloured black and white images and his second video featuring actress Salma Hayek.

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Artist Silas Fong’s daring Hong Kong video solo – soundslide


Listen to up-and-coming Hong Kong video artist Silas Fong talk on his latest solo in the city, “Memory Disorder” while images of his work slide by.

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Hong Kong home for top-shelf White Cube art


White Cube is the latest in a string of international contemporary art interests moving into Hong Kong, hoping to take advantage of China’s growing taste for art collection.

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Art Basel takeover of ART HK: What did dealers at ART HK 11 say?


In this post we collect gallerist responses to the Art Basel buyout of ART HK. Will raise professionalism with the Asian art world or homogenise it? What do dealers think?

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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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ART HK 11 Hong Kong art fair: ART HK confirms 2012 edition to be held in May


In the latest press release from ART HK 11, sent out on 31 May 2011, organisers announce that the 2012 edition of the fair will be held in May rather than February.

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ART HK 11 Hong Kong art fair: Mystery man behind Hong Kong art fair success – Charles Ross


We take a look at the man who is really responsible for the resounding success that is ART HK, a man with a special knack for single market event management.

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ART HK 11 Hong Kong art fair: IQ2 debater Simon de Pury on beautiful art – interview


Art Radar catches up with iconic auctioneer Simon de Pury, in Hong Kong to participate in the latest IQ2 debate, the motion of which is “Art Must Be Beautiful”.

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