“After Darkness”: Southeast Asian contemporary art at Asia Society, New York


The group show at Asia Society questions the power of art to respond to our global social and political occurrences.

Continue reading

Yokohama Triennale 2017 “Islands, Constellations and Galapagos” announces full list of artists


The Yokohama Triennale has announced the full list of 38 participating artists and art collectives and one project for its 2017 edition.

Continue reading

Photo Gallery: Southeast Asian artists in “Mekong – New Mythologies”, Hong Kong Arts Centre


“Mekong – New Mythologies” at Hong Kong Arts Centre features the work of 18 Southeast Asian artists.

Continue reading

6 Asian and Middle Eastern artists at the Whitney Biennial 2017


In a time of turmoil, the Whitney Biennial considers how racial tensions, economic inequities and polarising politics affect our sense of community.

Continue reading

Preview: The Armory Show 2017 – highlights from Africa, the Middle East and Asia


The Armory Show continues to expand with a new USD10,000 prize and two new curatorial sections.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading

Hollywood, violence and contemporary Vietnam: Dinh Q. Lê – artist profile


Art Radar explores the multifaceted practice of Dinh Q. Lê, one of the most influential and internationally recognised Vietnamese contemporary artists.

Continue reading

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.

Continue reading