Candice Lin's installations arrange materials and substances into activated sequences that draw out the cartographies behind macro-narratives.
The fifth edition of the triennial was delayed first by the pandemic and then Hurricane Ida. Artistic Directors Naima J. Keith and Diana Nawi were undeterred, emphasising that the event was 'born out of a time of hardship'.
Thirty-two Asian American and Pacific Island artists have been nominated for the inaugural prize.
With Art021 and West Bund Art & Design taking place in November, we recommend 17 shows to see in Shanghai this winter.
Ocula Editor, China, Penny Liu reviews An Opera for Animals at Rockbund Art Museum in Shanghai (22 June–25 August 2019), a group exhibition—first shown at Para Site in Hong Kong—that explores opera as a metaphor for modes of contemporary, cross-disciplinary art-making.