Ashen faces, groans as Chinese art bombs – Sotheby’s Autumn 2012 Contemporary Asian Art auction


Despite a good percent of sold lots, Sotheby’s Autumn 2012 Contemporary Asian Art auction was severely disappointing in terms of value.

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Changing global retail landscape: Can Hong Kong art galleries adapt? Part II


In part two of an essay for Taiwan-based art magazine ArtcoArt Radar founder Kate Cary Evans discusses the tectonic shifts in the Hong Kong art scene over the past decade and what they mean for the future.

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Sotheby’s announces launch of new Hong Kong gallery space


Demonstrating their commitment to the Asian market, Sotheby’s has just announced they will open a new exhibition space in Hong Kong on 19 May 2012.

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Contemporary art funding in Asia: 5 top posts


Art Radar’s ‘Lists’ series continues with a look at five of the top posts on contemporary art funding in Asia.

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Norman Foster promises accessible arts for Hong Kong Kowloon project – Time Out


In a recent Time Out Hong Kong interview, Lord Norman Foster talks about his plan for the West Kowloon Cultural District, the biggest cultural project in the region.

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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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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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