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LACMA Explores the Allure of Matter Ocula Report LACMA Explores the Allure of Matter 14 Jun 2019 : Jareh Das for Ocula

The Allure of Matter: Material Art from China at Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) (2 June 2019–5 January 2020) is an inter-generational show of 21 Chinese artists working from the 1980s to the present, including Ai Weiwei, Cai Guo-Qiang, Lin Tianmiao, Song Dong, He Xiangyu, Yin Xiuzhen, and Ma Qiusha.Staged on Level 2 of LACMA's Renzo...

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Thomas J Price: Reframing Classical Sculpture Ocula Conversation Thomas J Price: Reframing Classical Sculpture

When the London-born artist Thomas J Price graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Chelsea College of Arts in 2004, the school's college art prize was by no means his most notable accomplishment as an emerging artist. In 2001, Price presented his much-talked-about work Licked, a daring performance, later profiled on the BBC 4 television...

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Art Basel Lowdown: Shows to See Ocula Report Art Basel Lowdown: Shows to See 6 Jun 2019 : Tessa Moldan for Ocula

To coincide with Art Basel 2019, which opens to the public from 13 to 16 June, galleries and institutions across the city are presenting a range of stellar exhibitions. From Rebecca Horn at Museum Tinguely to Geumhyung Jeong at Kunsthalle Basel, here is a selection of what to see.William Kentridge, Dead Remus (2014–2016). Charcoal on found ledger...

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‘Field Meeting: Take 6’ Brings Its Asian Contemporary Art Focus to Dubai Related Video & Audio ‘Field Meeting: Take 6’ Brings Its Asian Contemporary Art Focus to Dubai Berlin Art Link : 8 March 2019

Berlin Art Link Productions visited the 6th Field Meeting in Dubai.

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Writing the India Modern Related Video & Audio Writing the India Modern Asia Society : 14 September 2018

NEW YORK, September 14, 2018 — panel discussion between Zehra Jumabhoy, Yashodhara Dalmia and Gayatri Sinha.

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Dialogues in Asian Contemporary Art: Jitish Kallat, Boon Hui Tan & Leeza Ahmady Related Video & Audio Dialogues in Asian Contemporary Art: Jitish Kallat, Boon Hui Tan & Leeza Ahmady Asia Contemporary Art Week : 19 June 2018

As a prelude to Asia Contemporary Art Week 2018, ACAW presented a wide-ranging discussion with internationally noted, Mumbai-based artist, Jitish Kallat, on the occasion of his exhibition "Decimal Point" at Sperone Westwater, with Vice President of Global Arts & Programs and Asia Society Museum Director, Boon Hui Tan and Independent...

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FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Simon Fujiwara (ACAW 2017) Related Video & Audio FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Simon Fujiwara (ACAW 2017) Asia Contemporary Art Week : 21 December 2017

Emerging from his most ambitious installation project to date – Fujiwara's keynote lecture performance transported the audience through the process of reproducing a full-scale replica of the Anne Frank House presented as a building within a building across four floors of a gallery in Tel Aviv.

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FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Hajra Waheed Related Video & Audio FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Hajra Waheed Asia Contemporary Art Week : 19 December 2017

This 10-minute performance piece by Hajra Waheed in collaboration with Clea Minaker translates elements of the artist's material practice into light and shadow. Set to a dedicated audio recording, an intimate letter from her sister, the work speaks to legacies of colonial violence and acts as both cry and call as it traces back a perpetuating...

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FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Joyce Ho (ACAW 2017) Related Video & Audio FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Joyce Ho (ACAW 2017) Asia Contemporary Art Week : 14 December 2017

Ho's intimate performance at FIELD MEETING was choreographed on the basis of our everyday perceptions. It 'attaches to familiar experience in life: cycles, relationships, rituals, dialogues, spaces, and events.' The artist's main premise in the performance was to regulate 'time' as a clue and magnifier of the subtle rituals often overlooked in our...

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FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Discussion Session 1-1 (ACAW 2017) Related Video & Audio FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Discussion Session 1-1 (ACAW 2017) Asia Contemporary Art Week : 14 December 2017

Ian Altveer, Brain Kuan Wood, Hera Chan, Meitha Al Mazrooei, Suhanya Raffel, David Xu Borgonjon, and Leeza Ahmady.

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FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Leeza Ahmady Opening Thoughts (ACAW 2017) Day 1 Related Video & Audio FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Leeza Ahmady Opening Thoughts (ACAW 2017) Day 1 Asia Contemporary Art Week : 14 December 2017

FIELD MEETING curator and Asia Contemporary Art Week Director, Leeza Ahmady welcomed guests and shared a personal thought on the importance of this year's forum under the current political climate.

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FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Brian Kuan Wood (ACAW 2017) Related Video & Audio FIELD MEETING Take 5: Thinking Projects - Brian Kuan Wood (ACAW 2017) Asia Contemporary Art Week : 14 December 2017

Writer and founding editor of e-flux journal Brian Kuan Wood delivered an hypnotic narration of his latest fictional story: "The Story of Peter Green Peter Chang" which among many other things addresses the role of creative industries in manufacturing historical accountability—namely the revival of collective wounds for...

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FIELD MEETING Take 4: Thinking Practice - T-Yong Chung (ACAW 2016) Related Video & Audio FIELD MEETING Take 4: Thinking Practice - T-Yong Chung (ACAW 2016) Asia Contemporary Art Week : 7 February 2017

The video documentation of a special performance for FIELD MEETING invites us to contemplate the artist's introspective process of 'creating' and 'erasing' himself in his works. Chung's philosophy begins with the 'microcosm'— an insistence to not lose sight of the often hidden but most essential nature of things at the core of larger issues...

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