11th Benesse Prize announces shortlist at Singapore Biennale 2016


The Benesse Prize is for the first time presented in Asia and will award an outstanding artist at the 2016 Singapore Biennale.

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Singapore Biennale 2016 announces regional artists and projects


Singapore Biennale 2016 (SB2016) reveals the names of a further 12 regional artists and additional projects.

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“Bâton Serpent III: Spur Track to the Left”: Chinese artist Huang Yongping at Shanghai’s Power Station of Art


“Bâton Serpent III” addresses encounters with world religions – including references to Islam, Buddhism and Christianity – in grandiose and dramatic installations, markedly carrying Huang Yongping’s distinctive voice.

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India and Thailand honoured in Fukuoka Arts and Culture Prize 2013


The prestigious Fukuoka Prize, established in 1990 in Kyushu, Japan, announced visual artist Nalini Malani and filmmaker Apitchatpong Weerasethakul as winners of the Arts and Culture Prizes, on 7 June 2013.

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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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