Globalising Shanghai’s art market: Art021 and West Bund Art and Design 2017 – art fairs round-up


Shanghai’s Art021 and West Bund Art and Design contributing to build the city’s reputation as a hub for the visual arts in East Asia.

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“Tryst”: commercialising Japanese art history with Ei Arakawa at Taka Ishii Gallery, New York


Ei Arakawa’s new installation “Tryst” explores the commercialisation of Japanese art history.

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Eros, Life and Death: the photography of Japan’s Nobuyoshi Araki at Musée Guimet, Paris


A major retrospective at Musée Guimet in Paris delineates 50 years of Japanese photographer Nobuyoshi Araki’s career.

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The “Anticamera (Of the Eye)”: Japanese photographer Hanako Murakami – artist profile


Inspired by autochromes, Hanako Murakami creates photographs that reflect projections onto the eye’s retina.

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Art Fair Tokyo 2016 sets its sights on international shores – round-up


The 11th edition of Art Fair Tokyo was its largest edition ever.

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Art Basel Hong Kong 2015: new calendar and format successful – fair round up


The third edition of Art Basel Hong Kong closed on 17 March 2015 with strong sales and a star-studded turn-out, offering rich regional flavours and providing a significant boost to the Asian art scene.

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One decade of Art Fair Tokyo


The 10th edition of Art Fair Tokyo opens in late March and will present contemporary art, antiques and crafts, in addition to the “Artistic Practices” exhibition.

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