On the relevance of tradition in Chinese contemporary art: “Everyday Legend” at Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum


“Everyday Legend” at Shanghai Minsheng Art Museum asks how relevant traditional culture is in the production of Chinese contemporary art.

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“The Shadow Never Lies” at Minsheng 21st Century Museum – in pictures


In April 2016, Minsheng 21st Century Museum in the Pudong district of Shanghai opened “The Shadow Never Lies”, showcasing the work of 35 international artists.

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Turkey’s art market highlight of the year: Contemporary Istanbul 2014


Art Radar brings you the highlights from the recent Contemporary Istanbul. The 9th edition of the fair brought 108 galleries both local and from abroad and 520 artists from over 23 countries.

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“My Generation”: Young Chinese artists on American tour – in pictures


Chinese art expert Barbara Pollack curates touring exhibit exploring how young Chinese artists are differentiating themselves from the previous generation who were deeply affected by the Cultural Revolution.

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Three trends in Chinese contemporary art – Karen Smith book review


Karen Smith’s second book in the “As Seen” series outlines the emerging trends and developments in Chinese contemporary art, presenting 36 key artists’ profiles.

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