Life, Guns, Death and Reincarnation: Vietnam’s art collective The Propeller Group – artist profile


Vietnamese art collective The Propeller Group merges artistic and commercial practice to unveil the shadows of capitalism, communism, consumerism, and shared cultural histories.

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Minneapolis Institute of Art announces new Asian Art Initiative


The Minneapolis Institute of Art launches a long-term initiative dedicated to creating innovative public programmes, exhibitions and scholarship in Asian art.

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Revisiting the Utopian Ideal in Asian Contemporary Art at SAM – interview


Art Radar talks to SAM Senior Curator Tan Siuli about the exhibition “After Utopia” at the Singapore Art Museum.

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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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Contemporary art in… Ho Chi Minh City: Art Radar guide


Art Radar’s city guides series is back with the must-see art destinations in Southeast Asian art hub Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam.

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Seoul’s Mediacity 2014 presents 12 new works and a pan-Asian vision


The SeMA Biennale’s Mediacity Seoul, which is one of the few biennales in Asia that focus on new media art, will feature 12 new works for the first time since its inception in 2000.

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Disrupted Choreographies from Vietnam – in pictures


Eight Vietnamese artists explore alternative views of colonisation and alter assumptions of history in Museum of Contemporary Art Nîmes’ recently launched “Residual: Disrupted Choreographies”.

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Strength in numbers: 4 Southeast Asian art groups


Four Southeast Asian artists groups who address the lack of artistic and exhibition opportunities in their countries.

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