South African artist William Kentridge’s “Thick Time” at Whitechapel Gallery, London


In an exhibition jointly organized with the Louisiana Museum of Art, in Denmark and the Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Whitechapel Gallery opened on 21 September “Thick Time” featuring the work of internationally renowned South African artist, William Kentridge, which examines the ways in time and place have been manipulated during colonial and industrial expansion, as well as notions of control exercised during periods of great political upheaval.

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Capturing a time of change: 3 Korean artists at Tina Kim Gallery New York – in pictures


The exhibition “Two Hours” features painting, sculpture, video and mixed media works by some of the most significant members of South Korea’s contemporary art scene.

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“The Serenity of Madness”: Thai filmmaker and artist Apichatpong Weerasethakul – artist profile


A travelling exhibition of Thai artist and filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul co-organised by ICI Curators International is now at Chiang Mai’s MAIIAM and will soon move to Hong Kong’s ParaSite.

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The value of the journey: emerging Syrian artist and curator Ghaith Mofeed – interview


Art Radar speaks with Ghaith Mofeed to learn more about his recent installation “The value of a cell” now on display at the Istanbul based and why the “journey” is important.

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Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme win Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015


The Palestinian artist-duo win the 8th edition of the prestigious Dubai-based art award.

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4 remarkable installations at the Istanbul Biennial 2015


Art Radar spotlights 4 gems at this year’s Istanbul Biennial.

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7 emerging artists and curators powering Istanbul’s art scene


Art Radar profiles the independent art exhibition series PROTO5533 in Istanbul, and the seven talented young artists and curators it is shining a spotlight upon.

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Asia’s “Art Cities of the Future”: Where are the region’s emerging art hubs?


The recently released Phaidon book Art Cities of the Future: 21st Century Avant-Gardes highlights twelve art cities of the future with unique avant-garde scenes, five of which are Asian.

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