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Havana Biennial 2019: Constructing the Possible Ocula Report Havana Biennial 2019: Constructing the Possible 17 Apr 2019 : Federica Bueti for Ocula

I first visited Havana in November 2016, a few days after Fidel Castro died, and just under a year before Hurricane Irma hit Cuba in September 2017. Since then, much has changed, including the hand-painted signs that punctuate the journey from the airport to the city centre, which today do not celebrate the revolution so much as the 'Unidad y...

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Andrew Stahl and Guo Xiaohui Ocula Conversation Andrew Stahl and Guo Xiaohui

The exhibition Beyond Boundaries at Somerset House in London (12 March–2 April 2019) marked the historic contributions of the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing (CAFA) and the Slade School of Fine Art, University College London, on the occasion of their 100th and 150th anniversaries, respectively. Spread across several rooms of Somerset House's...

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The National 2019: New Australian Art Ocula Report The National 2019: New Australian Art 13 Apr 2019 : Elyse Goldfinch for Ocula

The National 2019: New Australian Art features work by 70 contemporary Australia-based artists split across three venues: the Art Gallery of New South Wales (AGNSW), Carriageworks, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia (MCA) (29 March–21 July 2019), as curated by Isobel Parker Philip, curator of photographs at AGNSW; Daniel Mudie Cunningham,...

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ASIA NOW 2018 "Wind and Water" By Felicitas Yang and Martina Köppel-Yang, Moderated by Lin Zuqiang Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 "Wind and Water" By Felicitas Yang and Martina Köppel-Yang, Moderated by Lin Zuqiang ASIA NOW : 22 November 2018

A conversation around the short film "Wind and Water," directed by Felicitas Yang and produced by art historian and independent curator Martina Köppel-Yang. Moderated by Lin Zuqiang, Cultural Critic.

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Yuko Hasegawa (Curator) and Kohei Nawa (Artist) Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Yuko Hasegawa (Curator) and Kohei Nawa (Artist) ASIA NOW : 22 November 2018

Yuko Hasegawa, Artistic Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, and Kohei Nawa discuss the artist's recent sculptures and installations, including Throne, on view under the Louvre Pyramid until January 14, 2019.

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Yuko Hasegawa (Artistic Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo) Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Yuko Hasegawa (Artistic Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo) ASIA NOW : 22 November 2018

Yuko Hasegawa, Artistic Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, takes a look back at Japanorama and Fukami, two exhibitions she curated in France in the context of Japonismes 2018 and from the perspective of emerging art in Japan.

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Masayuki Kawai presents "AÏ (Love)" Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Masayuki Kawai presents "AÏ (Love)" ASIA NOW : 2 November 2018

Japanese multimedia artist Masayuki Kawai presents Takahiko Iimura's seminal work "AÏ (Love)" (1962-1963).

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Fabien Pacory & Jean-Marc Decrop Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Fabien Pacory & Jean-Marc Decrop ASIA NOW : 2 November 2018

Le réalisateur Fabien Pacory et le collectionneur Jean-Marc Decrop discutent des deux courts-métrages de Fabien Pacory sur les artistes contemporains chinois, "New Energy in Chinese Art: Zhao Zhao" et "New Energy in Chinese Art: Wang Yuyang."

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Liu Bolin (artist), Romain Degoul (Galerie Paris-Beijing) & Li Yu Yeo (curator) Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Liu Bolin (artist), Romain Degoul (Galerie Paris-Beijing) & Li Yu Yeo (curator) ASIA NOW : 2 November 2018

Liu Bolin, artist, Romain Degoul, founder of the Galerie Paris-Beijing, and independent curator Li Yu Yeo discuss Liu Bolin's recent works, including his collaboration avec Ruinart.

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ASIA NOW 2018 || "WR Programme" Presented by Edward Ball Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || "WR Programme" Presented by Edward Ball ASIA NOW : 2 November 2018

Edward Ball, director of the art space White Rainbow in London presents "WR Programme," the second volume of cutting-edge video works by Japanese artists.

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ASIA NOW 2018 || La logique patrimoniale dans l'art contemporain Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || La logique patrimoniale dans l'art contemporain ASIA NOW : 2 November 2018

"La logique patrimoniale dans l'art contemporain"Adea Medani & Ivana Zivanovic - Attorneys in International Tax Law at CMSFrancis Lefèbvre Julia Novak & Jérôme Barré - Law partner at CabinetFranklin Nathalie Robert & Morgan Morris - Dirctor Specialty & Executive Director of International Fine Art & Design department...

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Mingei et Wabi Sabi, Are You Here? Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Mingei et Wabi Sabi, Are You Here? ASIA NOW : 2 November 2018

"Mingei et Wabi Sabi, Are you Here ? "Nicolas Trembley - Curator Syz CollectionConstantin Chariot - Director of La Patinoire RoyaleNathalie Guiot - Art Collector and Founder of Foundation ThalieEmmanuelle de Montgazon - Curator of Asia Now Japanese Platform

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Le marché de l'art est-il sujet aux excès? Georgina Adam & Roxana Azimi Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Le marché de l'art est-il sujet aux excès? Georgina Adam & Roxana Azimi ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

"Le marché de l'art est-il sujet aux excès " ( Is the art market subject to excesses ? )Georgina Adam - AurhorRoxana Azimi - Journalist and Art Critic

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ASIA NOW 2018 || About Virtual Reality in Contemporary Art Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || About Virtual Reality in Contemporary Art ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

Karen Levy, collector and founder of The Art of this Century, Sylvain Levy, collector and founder of DSLcollection, and Sandra Nedvetskaia, partner at Khora Contemporary, discuss virtual reality as a new medium for the arts.

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Takashi Murakami's Superflat Collection, Presented by Akiko Miki Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Takashi Murakami's Superflat Collection, Presented by Akiko Miki ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

Akiko Miki, International Artistic Director of the Benesse Art Site in Naoshima, Japan, presents one of the most unconventional collector's stories in Japan, that of the artist Takashi Murakami, as well as the exhibition she curated in 2016 at the Yokohama Museum of Art on Murakami's collection.

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Teppei Kaneuji (artist) & Reiko Tsubaki (Curator at the Mori Art Museum, Tokyo) Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Teppei Kaneuji (artist) & Reiko Tsubaki (Curator at the Mori Art Museum, Tokyo) ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

The artist Teppei Kaneuji and Reiko Tsubaki, Curator at the Mori Art Museum in Tokyo, discuss the artist's recent sculptures and performances. Kaneuji investigates the mass consumption of contemporary Japanese culture, sourcing materials from everyday life, found objects and manga characters to create sculptures that are at once playful and...

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Anne Alene Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Anne Alene ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

Anne Alene, who organises trips to Japan for top art institutions, including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and the Royal Academy of Arts, as well as for art collectors and philanthropists, presents "The power of site-specific contemporary art and architecture to revitalise local communities and to attract international visitors - a few case...

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Kodama Kanazawa & Clélia Zernik Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Kodama Kanazawa & Clélia Zernik ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

Kodama Kanazawa, Senior Deputy Director of Curatorial Affairs at the Towada Art Centre in Aomori, Japan and Clélia Zernik, Professor in Aesthetics at the Ecole Nationale des Beaux-Arts de Paris, present "Negotiation and Negation: Thinking 'Chiiki (Community) Art' from a Historical Context."

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Patricia Chen & Selina Ting Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Patricia Chen & Selina Ting ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

Art writer, producer, and director Patricia Chen discusses her work creating documentary films on collectors of Asian art. Talk moderated by Selina Ting, Director and Editor-in-Chief of CoBo Social and supported by CoBo Social.

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Around Chinese Animated Films Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Around Chinese Animated Films ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

Odile Burluraux, curator at the Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Gerben Schermer, creator and former director of the Holland Animation Film Festival, and Lise Li, director of Vanguard Gallery, discuss the history of Chinese animated films, the definition of animation, and the techniques and practices of animated film artists today.

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ASIA NOW 2018 || Selina Ting, Jean-Conrad Lemaître & Marcella Lista Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 || Selina Ting, Jean-Conrad Lemaître & Marcella Lista ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

Selina Ting, Director and Editor-in-Chief of CoBo Social, Jean-Conrad Lemaître, collector, and Marcella Lista, curator, art historian, and director of the New Media Service at the Centre Pompidou, discuss the production of video art in the art market today.

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ASIA NOW 2018 Makoto Aida (artist), Catherine David (Chief Curator, Deputy Director, Centre Pompidou) Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 Makoto Aida (artist), Catherine David (Chief Curator, Deputy Director, Centre Pompidou) ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

Catherine David, Chief Curator and Deputy Director at the Centre Pompidou, and the artist Makoto Aida discuss his installation "Ground No Plan," which advocates a fictional architectural ideological movement including the environmental improvement of slums and the natural emergence of a self-built community, while asserting that it is an...

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ASIA NOW 2018 Sou Fujimoto (Architect) & Hans Ulrich Obrist (Artistic Director, Serpentine Galleries) Related Video & Audio ASIA NOW 2018 Sou Fujimoto (Architect) & Hans Ulrich Obrist (Artistic Director, Serpentine Galleries) ASIA NOW : 1 November 2018

Sou Fujimoto, the architect of the ASIA NOW 2018 Japanese Platform, and Hans Ulrich Obrist, Artistic Director of the Serpentine Galleries in London, discussed Sou Fujimoto's career, his past projects, his influences, his work on the Serpentine Galleries Pavilion, and his current projects in France.

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