On Religion, Tradition, Politics and Multiculturalism: Pakistani artist Hamra Abbas – in conversation


Pakistani artist Hamra Abbas talks about her life as a “multicultural journey” on view at Dubai’s Lawrie Shabibi Gallery.

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Minimalism from Pakistan and its diaspora – in pictures


Yallay Gallery in Hong Kong explores hidden minimalist roots in Pakistani contemporary art, featuring 10 prominent modern and contemporary artists from Pakistan and its diaspora.

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11 influential South Asian neo-miniaturists


Art Radar finds out who are the most influential artists who have been inspired by South Asian miniature art working today.

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In search of Istanbul: Turkish contemporary art comes to MAK Vienna – picture feast


“Signs Taken in Wonder”, the first comprehensive overview of Turkish art in Austria, ran from 22 January to 21 April 2013 at the MAK Exhibition Hall, Vienna.

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Asian Art Biennial 2011: 40 artists from New Zealand to Kazakhstan – event alert


Forty Asian artists are participating in the 2011 Asian Art Biennial. Curator Iris Shu-Ping Huang has asked each to reflect upon today’s “M-shaped” Asian society.

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Which art fairs will contemporary galleries be heading to in 2011?


What art fairs will ART HK 11 galleries be heading to in 2011? Art Basel Miami Beach tops most lists but some Asian fairs also get a mention.

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ART HK 11 Hong Kong art fair: What did galleries bring to ART HK 11? Picture feast


ART FAIRS HONG KONG CONTEMPORARY ARTWORK From work by seminal American pop artists like Andy Warhol to that of the emerging Asian artists represented in the fair’s ASIA ONE section, ART HK 11 seemed truly international. While we were out … Continue reading

Asia Society brings historic show of Pakistani art to US Sep 2009


  PAKISTANI ART SHOW Along with the Japan Society and the ICP, the Asia Society based in New York is developing a reputation for curating the most influential books and shows to document emerging art coming out of Asia today. Its … Continue reading