Kemang Wa Lehulere announced as Deutsche Bank’s “Artist of the Year” 2017


Deutsche Bank awards South African artist Keman Wa Lehulere with its prestigious title of Artist of the Year for 2017.

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Japan’s Koki Tanaka named Deutsche Bank Artist of the Year 2015


Japan-born artist Koki Tanaka who magically transform matters of the everyday into fantastic events is named 2015 Artist of the Year by Deutsche Bank in the sixth iteration of the annual prize.

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Udo Kittelmann first non-national to curate Venice Biennale Russian Pavilion


In an attempt to find a wider audience for Russian art, Udo Kittelman has been appointed  by Commissioner Stella Kesaeva to curate the Russian pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale.

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Two Japanese artists shortlisted for Nam June Paik Award 2010


ASIAN ART PRIZE JAPANESE ARTISTS International selectors for the Nam June Paik Award 2010 met on the last weekend of February in the Museum Kunst Palast in Düsseldorf and there decided which artists would be shortlisted for this year’s award. … Continue reading