“Political Acts: Pioneers of Performance Art in Southeast Asia” at the Arts Centre Melbourne


Art Radar takes a closer look at some of the participating performance artists and their practice in “Political Acts: Pioneers of Performance Art in Southeast Asia”.

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Art can change the mindset of society: Indonesian curator Alia Swastika – interview


Indonesian curator Alia Swastika was recently celebrated by Apollo International Art Magazine as a young arts professional to watch.

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Examining ‘race’ in Asia’s migrant domestic workers population: “Afterwork” at Para Site, Hong Kong


Hong Kong’s leading non-profit Para Site launched a new exhibition exploring race as it relates to the lives of migrant domestic workers in Hong Kong and abroad.

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8 highlights from the 8th Asia-Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art


The 8th Asia-Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT8) at the Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) in Brisbane, Australia features more than 80 artists from over 30 countries.

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Preview: OzAsia Festival brings experimental Asian artists to Australia


The 9th edition of the Adelaide-based OzAsia festival spotlights contemporary Indonesia.

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Indonesian contemporary art in Italy: A “faraway world” brought closer to Rome


An exhibition at the MACRO in Rome signals a significant European breakthrough for artists from the world’s largest archipelago, Indonesia.

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Mella Jaarsma in rare Manila performance art residency


Multidisciplinary artist Mella Jaarsma was one of four artists invited to take part in a rare performance art residency hosted by Filipino gallery Manila Contemporary.

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