A ‘Big Tail Elephant’: China’s Chen Shaoxiong (1962–2016) – artist profile


Art Radar speaks to the late Chen Shaoxiong’s gallerist Meg Maggio of Pékin Fine Arts and long-term collaborative partner from Big Tail Elephants Lin Yilin.

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“Operation PRD – Big Tail Elephants: One Hour, No Room, Five Shows” at Guangdong Times Museum


The Guangdong Times Museum surveys the work of seminal Chinese artist collective Big Tail Elephants. Running until 7 October 2016 at the Guangdong Times Museum, “Operation PRD – Big Tail Elephants: One Hour, No Room, Five Shows” is the first … Continue reading

“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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Russia’s Ural Industrial Biennial announces participating artists


The 3rd Ural Industrial Biennial of Contemporary Art unveils impressive roster of Russian and international artists for 2015.

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Asian Art Biennial 2011: 40 artists from New Zealand to Kazakhstan – event alert


Forty Asian artists are participating in the 2011 Asian Art Biennial. Curator Iris Shu-Ping Huang has asked each to reflect upon today’s “M-shaped” Asian society.

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Chinese art to move to conventional venue says Chairman Venice Biennale


CHINESE ART AT THE VENICE BIENNALE This post gives an overview Chinese art on exhibit at the 53rd Venice Biennale until November 2009 with a blogs-eye round-up of images and reviews. We also take a look at how Chinese art … Continue reading