30 contemporary artists from East Asia exhibit in Kent


New Kent-based OBS Gallery shows 30 artists exploring East Asian identity and its meaning in todays context.

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Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 now a key fixture on the global art calendar – Fair round up


Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 closed on 18 May 2014 with USD1 billion worth of art on sale and over 65,000 visitors confirming its place on the global art calendar.

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The Power 100: Qatar leads but emerging regions lag – ArtReview 100


The Qatari Emir’s sister Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Head of the Qatar Museums Authority, tops ArtReview‘s 2013 Power 100 list of most influential people in the art world.

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What is Superflat art? Art Radar explains


Art Radar gives an overview of Superflat, the Japanese contemporary art movement started by Takashi Murakami that combines graphic design, hyper-sexualised manga characters and fine art aesthetics.

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Zeng Fanzhi’s “The Last Supper” breaks records at Sotheby’s 40th anniversary sale, Hong Kong 2013


Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi’s The Last Supper breaks record at USD23.3 million at Sotheby’s Hong Kong 40th Anniversary Evening Sale on 5 October 2013.

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Sotheby’s Hong Kong Autumn 2013 sales: What will go under the hammer?


As Sotheby’s Hong Kong prepare to put major Asian art pieces under the hammer during their 2013 Autumn sales in October, Art Radar finds out what collectors and art lovers can expect.

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Art Now! Volume 4: A contemporary art compendium – book review


Taschen’s Art Now! 4, a contemporary art compendium, focuses on the art and artists of East Asia, including China, Japan and Korea, with 100 artist profiles, images and essays.

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