Xinjiang artist Aniwar Mamat: Silk Road Traditions As “Canvas” for Geometric Abstraction – interview

Aniwar Mamat speaks to Art Radar about his practice of tapestry painting, his influences and inspirations, as well as his most recent solo show at Pékin Fine Arts.

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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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Christie’s “The Era of Asia” evening sale: Hong Kong gallerists predict trends

Four gallerists weigh-in on Christie’s record-breaking “The Era of Asia, The Art of Asia” auction, which took place on 23 November and totalled USD121.2 million in sales.

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VIP 2.0: Online art marketing channel in the making?

VIP Art Fair returns in 2012 for its second installment. Although many galleries failed to sell works, participants applauded the tweaks to the website interface and the fair’s publicity potential.

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Wallpaper's guide to Beijing art districts

BEIJING ART DISTRICTS CHINA Bringing with it cheap flights and artists focused once again on art-making rather than art-marketing, the recession is a great time to plan art jaunts and studio visits.  If you are interested in exploring the art scene in Beijing, check out … Continue reading