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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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Yinka Shonibare at Driehaus Museum Related Press Yinka Shonibare at Driehaus Museum 1 June 2019, Art in America

A Tale of Today: Yinka Shonibare CBE inaugurates the Driehaus Museum's exhibition series spotlighting the work of contemporary artists of color, an exciting new direction for this Gilded Age mansion–turned–museum, whose programming has focused largely on art and design from the home's original era.

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Yinka Shonibare Restages the Trauma of the Gilded Age Related Press Yinka Shonibare Restages the Trauma of the Gilded Age 26 April 2019, Hyperallergic

CHICAGO — In one story arc of The West Wing , the political drama created by Aaron Sorkin that ran on NBC television in the early 2000s, Josh Lyman, the White House Deputy Chief of Staff, is shot and critically wounded by white supremacists. Lyman recovers in the hospital and eventually returns to work where he begins to behave in...

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Viva Arte: 10 to See Related Press Viva Arte: 10 to See 22 April 2017, Aesthetica

The 57th Venice Biennale, International Art Exhibition, titled VIVA ARTE VIVA and curated by Christine Macel, is fast-approaching. The 2017 edition will be open to the public from 13 May to 26 November at the Giardini and Arsenale venues, following a sequence of preview days. Unfolding over the course of nine chapters or families of artists,...

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Preview: 8 highlights from Art021 Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair and West Bund Art and Design Related Press Preview: 8 highlights from Art021 Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair and West Bund Art and Design 8 November 2016, Art Radar Journal

November is a big month for Shanghai. From 10 to 13 November 2016, ART021 Shanghai Contemporary Art Fair will open its doors at the Shanghai Exhibition Center. Now in its fourth year, the fair is an officially sanctioned project of the 18th China Shanghai International Arts Festival and includes the participation of 84 galleries from 18 countries...

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'BODY/PLAY/POLITICS': Asian and African artists at Yokohama Museum of Art Related Press 'BODY/PLAY/POLITICS': Asian and African artists at Yokohama Museum of Art 5 November 2016, Art Radar Journal

As a site of exploration, as much as it is a site of tension, the body – individual, human, but also collective and collectively shaped – is the focus for a range of artistic interpretations at the Yokohama Museum of Art. Showcasing the works of six artists from the United Kingdom and Nigeria, Japan and Southeast Asia,...

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Beyond the fairs: London's must-see exhibitions featuring black artists Related Press Beyond the fairs: London's must-see exhibitions featuring black artists 7 October 2016, culture type

London is the place to be this week with the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair and Frieze London underway. The fourth edition of 1:54 is open Oct. 6-9 at Somerset House. According to the fair, 40 exhibitors are presenting more than 130 African and African diasporan artists, alongside a program of lectures, panel discussions, film screenings,...

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'Structures of Recollection: Contemporary Approaches to Materials and Memory' at Pearl Lam Galleries, Hong Kong Related Press 'Structures of Recollection: Contemporary Approaches to Materials and Memory' at Pearl Lam Galleries, Hong Kong 23 April 2016, ArtAsiaPacific

Exploring the idea of memory recollection, Paul Moorhouse, curator of 20th-century art at London’s National Portrait Gallery, drew together six international artists for Structures of Recollection: Contemporary Approaches to Materials and Memory,  currently showing at Pearl Lam Galleries in Hong Kong. Moorhouse’s curatorial...

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Art Stage Director Lorenzo Rudolf on a Shifting Art Scene in Asia Related Press Art Stage Director Lorenzo Rudolf on a Shifting Art Scene in Asia 21 January 2016, randian

A while before Art Stage Singapore opened, Randian had the chance to catch up with Lorenzo Rudolf, the founder, co-owner, and director of the fair. A veteran of art fairs, Rudolf had previously served as the director of Art Basel from 1991 to 2000 and helped initiate Art Basel’s expansion to Miami (which started in 2002). And now, Art Stage...

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The Collective Afterlife Related Press The Collective Afterlife 2 November 2014, by Meryn Chimes / Interview Magazine / October 2014

"The Divine Comedy, " which began in Frankfurt at the Museum für Moderne Kunst earlier this year and will continue to the Smithsonian in April, presents the varied works of African artists and artists of the African diaspora in conversation with Dante Alighieri's three part epic poem of the same title. Guest curated by Njami, a...

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Yinka Shonibare In Philadelphia Related Press Yinka Shonibare In Philadelphia 11 March 2014, Thea Ballard for Artinfo / 09 March 2014

Raised in Nigeria and educated at Goldsmiths alongside fellow members of the Young British Artists generation, Yinka Shonibare is known for his examinations of colonial and postcolonial exchange using colorful textiles. He presents a healthy contrast to the classically minded Barnes Foundation, where his work is the subject of its second...

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Yinka Shonibare Inspired by Hong Kong Homeless Related Press Yinka Shonibare Inspired by Hong Kong Homeless 25 November 2013, Artinfo Hong Kong / 20 November 2013

British-Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare has unveiled a new show informed by Hong Kong’s colonial history and its homeless people. Titled “Dreaming Rich,” the exhibition includes a large sculpture, works on paper, and an installation of Shonibare’s toy paintings at Pearl Lam Galleries Hong Kong through January 9. The...

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