The surreal, fantastical world of Sri Lankan artist Sanjeewa Kumara – profile


Art Radar explores the art of Sanjeewa Kumara, who recently joined a handful of select Sri Lankan artists nominated for the prestigious 2014-2015 Sovereign Asian Art Prize.

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ART HK 12: Hong Kong artist Lee Kit wins ART FUTURES prize


The 2012 ART FUTURES award was awarded to Hong Kong artist Lee Kit for his project Something in My Hands. The prize is given to an emerging artist represented by a young gallery.

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Debbie Han first Korean artist to be awarded Sovereign Asian Art Prize


KOREAN ART ASIAN ART PRIZE Art Radar Asia is pleased to bring you an article by guest contributor, Kate Bryan. Her article, Hybrid Graces, presents an in depth insight into the work of Debbie Han, the first Korean artist to … Continue reading

Sovereign Asian Art Prize 2008 emerging artists on show in Hong Kong


ASIAN ART PRIZE The Sovereign Asian Art Prize carries a first prize of US$25,000 and is in its 5th edition. This time the acceptance criteria have been broadened from all forms of painting to all forms of 2D media. Thirty finalists have been selected by … Continue reading

Art prizes adding auctions and a charitable twist


  ART PRIZE In 2003, Howard Bilton, chairman of the Hong Kong-based Sovereign Group, set up the Sovereign Asian Arts Prize, an annual award of $25,000 established “to give recognition to some of the most important artists of our time”. … Continue reading