“Digging a Hole in China”: exploring Land Art in the context of Chinese contemporary art


Group show “Digging a Hole in China” at OCAT Shenzhen investigates the “potential of land” when facing political and economical issues of globalisation, property and production.

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Think global, ‘art’ local: Curators discuss contemporary curatorial practice – conference


Eminent international curators discuss the role of art and curating in Asia in the radio show “Urgency and Relevance: A Curatorial Perspective”, aired on Clocktower Productions on 5 May 2014 as part of the series “Dialogues in Asian Contemporary Art”.

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Frieze New York 2014: 5 Asian galleries on their fair experience


Five galleries based in Asia speak to Art Radar about exhibiting at Frieze’s third edition in New York. Frieze Art Fair held its third edition at Randall’s Island Park, New York, from 9 to 12 May 2014. This edition featured … Continue reading

Unexpected results reveal hidden trends at Sotheby’s Hong Kong 2014?


Sotheby’s spring sales of Contemporary Asian Art held on 5-6 April 2014 presented unexpected passes and some record sales, uncovering new trends among Chinese collectors right now.

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What’s in store for Chinese art in 2014? Colin Chinnery’s watch list


Artist, curator and Artistic Director of Wuhan Art Terminus Colin Chinnery reveals to Art Radar his key predictions for the year of the horse in China’s art world.

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One World Exposition: ambitious Chinese media art symposium in Hong Kong – event alert


“One World Exposition”, a project curated by Videotage, aims to “re-engage contemporary Chinese art from regional, national and global perspectives.”

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Which artists from Asia are in the Pompidou Centre's collection?


    MUSEUM COLLECTIONS Helpful sources of objective and rigorous judgement, museums  provide an independent voice in an art world populated by more unscrupulous personalities and poor research than is ideal.  But how can we find out what the top museums are acquiring and what … Continue reading

Book: Chinese Contemporary Art 7 Things You Should Know


BOOK OVERVIEW CHINESE CONTEMPORARY ART Chinese Contemporary Art: 7 Things You Should Know – Melissa Chiu In China today, contemporary art is readily available in public museums and private galleries in burgeoning gallery districts, and in three new art fairs … Continue reading