Govett-Brewster brings South Asian art to New Zealand audiences: “Sub-Topical Heat” picture feast


Govett-Brewster art gallery recently concluded its fifth exhibition in a series on contemporary Asian art, entitled “Sub-Topical Heat: New Art from South Asia”.

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China art museum growth drives collection building – Asia Society video


In an Asia Society video, president Melissa Chiu touches on the evolution of Chinese contemporary art, revealing that collection forming is at the forefront.

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5 Chinese social networks the art trade needs to watch – Mashable


Promotion on social media is overtaking traditional advertising methods in China, too. Art Radar showcases the latest developments in Chinese social media that may help the art trade.

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First Syrian artist among 5 Abraaj Capital Art Prize 2013 recipients


The Abraaj Capital Art Prize (ACAP) announced the five winning artists for its fifth edition on 27 August 2012. Among them is first time Syrian winner, artist Hrair Sarkissian.

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Hermès, Hiroshi Sugimoto collaboration results in wearable art photography


The recent trend of artist-fashion label collaboration continues with Japanese contemporary artist Hiroshi Sugimoto and French luxury fashion brand Hermès.

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