How to start collecting Asian art – Heiner Wemhöner’s tips


Art Radar spoke to longtime German collector Heiner Wemhöner to find out how he got started buying contemporary Asian art, and to hear his tips for would-be collectors and dealers.

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Art collecting in the corporate world: 5 top Art Radar posts


This addition to the Art Radar ‘Lists’ series takes a look at five of our best posts on art collecting in the corporate world.

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Japanese curator Yuko Hasegawa plans multi-disciplined Sharjah Biennial 11


The Sharjah Art Foundation has announced that Yuko Hasegawa will head the curatorial team for the eleventh edition of the Sharjah Biennial, to be held in March 2013.

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ART HK 11 Hong Kong art fair: IQ2 debater Simon de Pury on beautiful art – interview


Art Radar catches up with iconic auctioneer Simon de Pury, in Hong Kong to participate in the latest IQ2 debate, the motion of which is “Art Must Be Beautiful”.

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"The Empire Strikes Back – Indian art Today" at Saatchi Gallery: critics' review roundup


INDIAN CONTEMPORARY ART “The Empire Strikes Back: Indian Art Today” opened on 28 January 2010 at Saatchi Gallery in Chelsea, London. It has received attention from critics interested in both the cultural implications of contemporary Indian art in British society … Continue reading

Surprising new direction taken by cadaver artists and Saatchi stars: Sun Yuan and Peng Yu – interview


HONG KONG CHINESE PHOTOGRAPHY ART Sun Yuan and Peng Yu, born in the early 1970s and both alumni of the prominent Beijing Central Academy of Art, have a long-established  reputation in Asia for their controversial collaborative installations featuring animals, human tissue … Continue reading