Frieze New York 2014: 5 Asian galleries on their fair experience


Five galleries based in Asia speak to Art Radar about exhibiting at Frieze’s third edition in New York. Frieze Art Fair held its third edition at Randall’s Island Park, New York, from 9 to 12 May 2014. This edition featured … Continue reading

“Modest by international standards”: Sotheby’s inaugural China mainland sale receives measured reactions


Sotheby’s first auction in mainland China, the Modern and Contemporary Art sale on 1 December in Beijing, saw healthy overall bidding, selling 82 percent of lots and setting a new record for Chinese grandmaster Zao Wou-ki.

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China’s prodigal Star returns: Wang Keping at UCCA, Beijing – picture feast


China’s Wang Keping, co-founder of The Stars and self-imposed exile, is having a solo exhibition at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art from 27 September 2013 to 5 January 2014, but rumours of censorship already shadow the show.

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Book: Chinese Contemporary Art 7 Things You Should Know


BOOK OVERVIEW CHINESE CONTEMPORARY ART Chinese Contemporary Art: 7 Things You Should Know – Melissa Chiu In China today, contemporary art is readily available in public museums and private galleries in burgeoning gallery districts, and in three new art fairs … Continue reading