One man’s treasure: Chinese artist Song Dong’s “Waste Not” in Sydney


Chinese contemporary artist Song Dong’s monumental artwork, Waste Not, opened at Sydney’s Carriageworks art centre on 5 January as part of the 2013 Sydney Art Festival.

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Biennale of Sydney 2012: Canadian artist Erin Manning on Folds to Infinity


In the last of three articles highlighting individual works at the 2012 Biennale of Sydney, Art Radar talks to Canadian artist Erin Manning about her installation and workshop piece Folds to Infinity.

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Biennale of Sydney 2012: Thai artist Phaptawan Suwannakudt on Not For Sure


In the second of three articles highlighting individual works at the 2012 edition of the Biennale of Sydney, Art Radar talks to Thai artist Phaptawan Suwannakudt about her installation Not For Sure.

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Biennale of Sydney 2012: Chinese artist Ji Yunfei on The Three Gorges Dam Migration


Art Radar speaks with Chinese artist Ji Yunfei at the 18th Biennale of Sydney about his environmentally and socially motivated work, The Three Gorges Dam Migration.

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Emerging replaces established: Chinese artists at 2012 Biennale of Sydney


A shift in the Biennale of Sydney Chinese artist selection mirrors the curatorial perspective of Australia’s influential White Rabbit Collection. Among the 101 artists on show, the eighteenth Biennale of Sydney, which opened to the public on 27 June 2012, … Continue reading

Ocula connects Australasia with online art auction platform, gallery portal


Following the success of Saffronart and Artnet, Ocula is a new member in the online art sales club. Does Ocula’s practice shed some light on auctions of the future?

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Mathaf’s first eastward looking show – “Cai Guo-Qiang: Saraab” in recap


“Cai Guo-Qiang: Saraab” represents the first time since its inauguration in 2010 that the Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art “has turned eastward to consider dynamics across Asia”.

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Pearl Lam: Another gallery for Hong Kong’s Pedder Building


Pearl Lam will be the next high-end commercial gallery to move into the historic Pedder Building. The new 340 square metre gallery space will open to the public on 16 May 2012.

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