“After Darkness”: Southeast Asian contemporary art at Asia Society, New York

The group show at Asia Society questions the power of art to respond to our global social and political occurrences.

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“Flat Sunlight”: Vietnamese artist Lena Bui at The Factory Contemporary Arts Centre, Ho Chi Minh City – in pictures

The new Factory Contemporary Arts Centre in Ho Chi Minh City holds exhibition organised by Oxford Clinical Research Unit, Ho Chi Minh City. Vietnamese artist Lena Bui has been collaborating with the Oxford Clinical Research Unit for years to develop … Continue reading

“The Colony”: Vietnamese artist Dinh Q. Lê at Artangel, London

Din Q. Lê explores colonial exploitation of resources in 19th century Pacific in his latest video installation “The Colony”, now on show until 9 October 2016 at Artangel in London.

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Para Site auction fundraises for ongoing growth and outreach

Hong Kong’s leading contemporary art centre will hold its annual fundraising auction on 27 October 2015, while bidding takes place online on Paddle 8 until the auction gala on 27 October.

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Hollywood, violence and contemporary Vietnam: Dinh Q. Lê – artist profile

Art Radar explores the multifaceted practice of Dinh Q. Lê, one of the most influential and internationally recognised Vietnamese contemporary artists.

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Shifting tensions in Vietnamese contemporary art: A brief history

Art Radar takes a look at Vietnam’s art historical context to explain the dynamics of its contemporary art, with its current arbitrary censorship and art spaces’ bold strategies to circumvent it.

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San Art collaborates with Paddle8 for first Southeast Asian auction – bid now!

Saigon’s prominent contemporary art non-profit is holding a fundraising auction. “Thresholds of Motion” is an online benefit auction organised by San Art, running until 18 December 2014. This is the first auction from Southeast Asia on the New York-based online platform Paddle8. … Continue reading