How magic was the Yokohama Triennale 2011? Highlights round up

After the terrible disasters that befell Japan this year, Art Radar looks at the works that made The Yokohama Triennale 2011 live up to its theme “OUR MAGIC HOUR”.

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Indian art season in France: installation dominates 2 major museum shows

Work by a plethora of Indian artists is on show at two French museums: “Paris-Delhi-Bombay” at the Centre Pompidou (Paris) and “Indian Highway IV” at MAC (Lyons).

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Chinese artist Huang Yong Ping’s once-banned ‘Bat Project’ gets first European showing

Work by Chinese artist Huang Yong Ping is being shown for the first time in Europe at a solo exhibition organised by UK-based Nottingham Contemporary.

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Street artist JR covers Shanghai with wrinkly faces – video

In 2010, huge wrinkly faces of elderly Shanghai residents began appearing in various parts of the city. Watch a video on this project created by artist JR.

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Graffiti event in Hong Kong supports charity Mother’s Choice – event alert

An event alert for “Pick it Up”, a Hong Kong graffiti event of which part of the proceeds with be donated to the charity Mother’s Choice, is to be held at dragon-i early in early November, 2010. It has been organised by Chokoli Strawberry Event Communication in collaboration with Xin Wang Prestige and No Borders Art Gallery.

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Compound Eye: RongRong and inri retrospective at He Xiangning Art Museum

CHINESE CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHY MUSEUM EXHIBITION “Compound Eye: Works by RongRong & inri (2000-2010)” (website in Chinese) is the first retrospective exhibition of collaborative works by RongRong and inri since they started working as a husband-and-wife team in 2000. In 1999, … Continue reading