Heavy metal: repoussé synthesis innovator Maureen Drdak – in conversation


Art Radar speaks to American artist Maureen Drdak, who brings a centuries-old technique that she learned from a Nepali master to life, with a surprising modern-day twist.

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Being “Anonymous”: Rachel Perera Weingeist on Tibetan contemporary art – curator interview


Art Radar talks to curator Rachel Perera Weingeist about “Anonymous”, an exhibition of contemporary Tibetan art currently showing at the Fleming Museum of Art in Vermont.

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Rubin Museum breaks tradition to show the first Tibetan art show in New York – New York Times


TIBETAN CONTEMPORARY ART NEW YORK MUSEUM SHOWS Until October 18, Rubin Museum, usually New York’s home for traditional art of the Himalayas, will run the first Tibetan contemporary art show in the city. Titled “Tradition Transformed: Tibetan Artists Respond“, this … Continue reading

Excitement at Asian Contemporary Art Week despite recession – interview Leez Ahmady director ACAW


ASIAN CONTEMPORARY ART WEEK NEW YORK 2009 Director Leeza Ahmady talks to Art Radar about some of the highlights of the Asian Contemporary Art Week in New York 2009 and tells us how excited she is that it has come together so well despite the … Continue reading