Preview: Melbourne’s 602 art fair

New initiative 602 fills the void left by Melbourne Art Fair cancellation in 2016.

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“Familiar Otherness: Art Across Northeast Asia”: Chinese curator Huang Du – interview

Huang Du fills the Hong Kong Arts Centre with vibrant exhibition “Familiar Otherness: Art Across Northeast Asia” that traces the cultural collisions of Northeast Asia.

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Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme win Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015

The Palestinian artist-duo win the 8th edition of the prestigious Dubai-based art award.

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Otobong Nkanga wins Yanghyun Prize 2015

Nigerian artist Otobong Nkanga wins 8th edition of the Korean Yanghyun Prize.

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Redefining abstraction: Haegue Yang’s search for the elusive elephant – video

Korean artist Haegue Yang’s recent exhibition at the Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art cements her status as one of the leading international artists of her generation.  Art Radar summarises a recent video published by Mutualart about the defining, ‘homecoming’ show held in Seoul from February … Continue reading

Weaving cultures and geographies: Kimsooja wins 2015 Ho-Am Prize

The pioneering Korean artist Kimsooja was awarded the prestigious Ho-Am Prize for the Arts on 1 June 2015.

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Venice Biennale model outdated? Cultural citizenship an alternative – curator Ranjit Hoskote

Curator Ranjit Hoskote shares his views on the Venice Biennale model and his image of the event as a shift from spectacle to search engine, nationality to cultural citizenship.

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