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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Love in a Caucasian Climate: Central Asian art at the Venice Biennale 2013 – picture feast


“Love Me, Love Me Not”, an exhibition of contemporary art from Azerbaijan and surrounding countries, aims to open up conversations about the Caucasus at the 55th Venice Biennale.

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Abraaj Capital Art Prize fills a void in the art prize world


ABRAAJ CAPITAL ART Unlike other art prizes, the Abraaj Capital Art Prize is awarded for art project proposals rather than work already produced. By recognising the latent potential of ideas and providing funding for the winners, the Abraaj Art Prize … Continue reading

4 Asian video artists make top 30 – Art Report's international rankings


ASIAN VIDEO NEW MEDIA Art-Report, a German art website, has published a list that ranks the top 30 living contemporary video artists globally. By video artist, it refers to artists whose works are based on video and film as their … Continue reading