“Canton Express”: art from the Pearl River Delta at M+ Pavilion, Hong Kong


Showcasing works donated by Chinese collector Guan Yi, the exhibition restages “Zone of Urgency” curated by Hou Hanru in 2003 at the 50th Venice Biennale.

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A ‘Big Tail Elephant’: China’s Chen Shaoxiong (1962–2016) – artist profile


Art Radar speaks to the late Chen Shaoxiong’s gallerist Meg Maggio of Pékin Fine Arts and long-term collaborative partner from Big Tail Elephants Lin Yilin.

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“Operation PRD – Big Tail Elephants: One Hour, No Room, Five Shows” at Guangdong Times Museum


The Guangdong Times Museum surveys the work of seminal Chinese artist collective Big Tail Elephants. Running until 7 October 2016 at the Guangdong Times Museum, “Operation PRD – Big Tail Elephants: One Hour, No Room, Five Shows” is the first … Continue reading

“Digging a Hole in China”: exploring Land Art in the context of Chinese contemporary art


Group show “Digging a Hole in China” at OCAT Shenzhen investigates the “potential of land” when facing political and economical issues of globalisation, property and production.

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The genius of Uli Sigg unveiled at the Whitworth


An exhibition of the M+ Uli Sigg Collection arrives in Manchester for the last leg of its European tour – revealing the visionary nature of the collector.

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Newslink roundup Hong Kong art fair – Art HK 09


     HONG KONG ART FAIR NEWS Flu Season – Artforum – 24 May 09 – Must read – This gossip column-style drily written piece, complete with photos of Asian art scene-shapers, takes a comprehensive look at most aspects of the fair: management (white … Continue reading

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