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Emi Eu: ‘We have to look at Southeast Asia as one market’ Ocula Conversation Emi Eu: ‘We have to look at Southeast Asia as one market’ Stephanie Bailey, Singapore

STPI's Emi Eu reflects on S.E.A. Focus, an STPI project platforming artists and galleries from Southeast Asia, in the wake of Art Stage's decline in 2019 and ahead of the launch of Singapore's new art fair, Art SG, in October 2020.

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New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata: Shows to See Ocula Report New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata: Shows to See Kanika Anand, New Delhi

With India Art Fair set to open amid nationwide protests, Kanika Anand introduces shows in New Delhi, Mumbai, and Kolkata that express shifting socio-political identities, modes of resistance, and explorations of place-making.

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Images from Abroad: Lada Nakonechna at Galerie EIGEN + ART Ocula Insight Images from Abroad: Lada Nakonechna at Galerie EIGEN + ART Phoebe Blatton, Berlin

Images from abroad , Lada Nakonechna's solo exhibition at Galerie EIGEN + ART in Berlin, considers the barriers that exist between depictions of conflict and their viewers.

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b. 1951, Jersey

Leiko Ikemura Biography

Leiko Ikemura was born in Japan but moved to Europe as a student and now spends her time between Cologne and Berlin. Her 30-year career includes painting, sculpture, works on paper, and has produced a huge body of work. Her paintings have evolved from early canvasses depicting struggle and conflict, to later abstract experimentation with the female form.

Leiko Ikemura Featured Artworks

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Yellow Scape by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork
Leiko IkemuraYellow Scape, 2019Tempera and oil on jute
110 x 180 cm
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Turmwurm by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork
Leiko IkemuraTurmwurm, 1992/2019Plaster
50 x 22 x 20 cm
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Self by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork
Leiko IkemuraSelf, 2008Watercolour on paper
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Usagi double-headed Tichi by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork
Leiko IkemuraUsagi double-headed Tichi, 2018Terracotta, glazed
81 x 41.5 x 38.5 cm
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Lying in Blue by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork
Leiko IkemuraLying in Blue, 2018tempera and oil on jute
50 x 90 cm
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Vogelmensch (Bird-Being) by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork
Leiko IkemuraVogelmensch (Bird-Being), 1992/2018Bronze
95 x 15 x 15 cm
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Bird by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork
Leiko IkemuraBird, 2013/2015Bronze, patinated
40 x 14 x 16 cm
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Birdpeople IV by Leiko Ikemura contemporary artwork
Leiko IkemuraBirdpeople IV, 2018Terracotta, glazed
45 x 23 x 17 cm
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Leiko Ikemura Recent Exhibitions

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Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhbition, ShugoArts Show at ShugoArts, Tokyo
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2–22 November 2019 Group Exhbition ShugoArts Show ShugoArts, Tokyo
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, ShugoArts Show at ShugoArts, Tokyo
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20 July–7 September 2019 Group Exhibition ShugoArts Show ShugoArts, Tokyo
Contemporary art exhibition, Group Exhibition, Modern & tribal masters at Beck & Eggeling International Fine Art, Düsseldorf
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10–16 June 2019 Group Exhibition Modern & tribal masters Berney Fine Arts GmbH, Basel

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Leiko Ikemura In Ocula Magazine

Frieze Sculpture 2019: See the Contemporary Art in London’s Regent's Park Ocula Insight Frieze Sculpture 2019: See the Contemporary Art in London’s Regent's Park Ocula IGTV

For three months, Frieze Sculpture (3 July–6 October) transforms Regent's Park, London , into an open gallery with sculptures by artists from all over the world. This year's edition is again curated by Clare Lilley, director of programme at Yorkshire Sculpture Park since 1992 and curator of Frieze Sculpture since 2012. This video, created for...

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Leiko Ikemura In Related Press

‘I have always set off in new directions’ – an interview with Leiko Ikemura Related Press ‘I have always set off in new directions’ – an interview with Leiko Ikemura 28 May 2019, Apollo

Working across drawing, painting and ceramics, the Japanese-Swiss artist Leiko Ikemura continues to seek adventure in her art, she says, as a major exhibition opens at the Kunstmuseum Basel. The exhibition in Basel has the subtitle 'Toward New Seas' – taken from the poem 'Nach neuen Meeren' by Nietzsche. What inspires you about that phrase?...

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Leiko Ikemura Awarded Cologne Fine Art Prize 2014 Related Press Leiko Ikemura Awarded Cologne Fine Art Prize 2014 6 October 2014, Artnet / 26 September 2014

Japanese artist Leiko Ikemura has been awarded this year’s Cologne Fine Art prize, the fair announced on Wednesday. The €10,000 prize is awarded annually by Koelnmesse and the German art dealers association, Bundesverband Deutscher Galerien und Kunsthändler (BVDG). Previous recipients of the Cologne Fine Art Prize include seminal...

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