Ai Weiwei’s first-ever solo exhibition(s) in China take over Beijing – in pictures


Ai Weiwei has taken over Beijing this month with three simultaneous solo exhibitions, marking his first-ever solo shows in the mainland and a wave of subtle, new works.

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5 Asian and African installations at Art Basel 2015


Art Radar spotlights 5 installations from Asian and African artists in the Unlimited section at Art Basel 2015.

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Contemporary art in Beijing: Art Radar guide


Art Radar provides an insightful guide to the vibrant and ever-growing Beijing art scene, with its plethora of museums, galleries and non-profit art spaces.

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Chen Zhen retrospective in Paris: Journey into Transexperience – in pictures


Three sites of the Galerie Perrotin in Paris hold a retrospective of Chen Zhen’s work. Featuring thirty iconic works spanning the artist’s career from the 1980s onwards, the exhibits explores the artist’s concept of “Transexperience”.

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Asian art highlights at Frieze in New York – in pictures


This year’s Frieze New York may only have a handful of participants from Asia-based galleries, but some exciting works by artists including Ai Weiwei, Chen Zhen, Shilpa Gupta and Lee Ufan will be on show.

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Humour and heresy: Qiu Zhijie’s “Satire” in Beijing


In his solo show at Galleria Continua titled “Satire”, running until 1 December 2013, Qiu Zhijie brings in references to Aristotle, books, ancient calligraphy and mythical beasts through his multimedia work.

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“Boutique” Abu Dhabi art fair welcomes 6 new Asian galleries


Abu Dhabi Art recently announced the participating galleries for its fourth edition, set to run from 7 to 10 November 2012. This year, six new galleries from Asia have been added to the exhibitor list.

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