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Online Programme NEW NOW Promises to Demystify the Present Ocula News  |  Manege Central Exhibition Hall | Sponsored Content Online Programme NEW NOW Promises to Demystify the Present Saint Petersburg, 14 September 2021

The talks programme, initiated by Saint Petersburg's Manege Central Exhibition Hall, will introduce ideas to help us rethink our relationship with the world today.

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Foundwork Announces Open Call for US $10,000 Artist Prize Ocula News  |  Foundwork | Sponsored Content Foundwork Announces Open Call for US $10,000 Artist Prize Los Angeles, 9 September 2021

Two artists, selected by a jury of arts professionals around the globe, will receive the independent art platform's annual prize this year.

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Billy Apple, Pioneering Pop and Conceptual Artist, Died Age 85 Ocula News Billy Apple, Pioneering Pop and Conceptual Artist, Died Age 85 Auckland, 8 September 2021

Born Barrie Bates, the artist was quick to identify ways artists could exploit ideas developed by marketers.

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Samuelle Green Will Create a Chair-choking Installation for Art on Paper Ocula News  |  Art on Paper New York | Sponsored Content Samuelle Green Will Create a Chair-choking Installation for Art on Paper New York, 1 September 2021

The art fair devoted to works on paper returns to downtown Manhattan from 9 September.

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How Contemporary HUM Ups the Visibility of New Zealand Artists Abroad Ocula News  |  Contemporary HUM | Sponsored Content How Contemporary HUM Ups the Visibility of New Zealand Artists Abroad Auckland, 21 July 2021

Aotearoa New Zealand doesn't have a dedicated cultural diplomacy wing like the British Council or the Goethe Institute. To help amplify New Zealand visual art on the global stage, Pauline Autet established online platform Contemporary HUM.

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Sharjah Biennial Announces 30 New Commissions for 2023 Ocula News  |  Partnership Content | Sharjah Art Foundation Sharjah Biennial Announces 30 New Commissions for 2023 Sharjah, 25 May 2021

Artists tasked with creating original work include hot names such as John Akomfrah, Kerry James Marshall, Steve McQueen, and Carrie Mae Weems.

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Asia Art Center Reveals New Taipei Flagship Ocula News  |  Asia Art Center | Sponsored Content Asia Art Center Reveals New Taipei Flagship Taipei, 7 May 2021

The inaugural exhibition in the new space is entitled Transgression throughout the Volatile World.

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Yoshitomo Nara Installation Fetches Record $15.5m at Poly Auction in Hong Kong Ocula News  |  Poly Auction Hong Kong | Sponsored Content Yoshitomo Nara Installation Fetches Record $15.5m at Poly Auction in Hong Kong Hong Kong, 30 April 2021

The work is the second most expensive Nara ever sold at auction.

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Goodman and Experimenter Gallerists Join Ocula Selection Committee Ocula News Goodman and Experimenter Gallerists Join Ocula Selection Committee London, 16 April 2021

The committee selects which galleries can join Ocula as members, ensuring only leading galleries appear on the site.

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Gallery Weekend Beijing Introduces ‘Visiting Sector’ Ocula News  |  Gallery Weekend Beijing | Sponsored Content Gallery Weekend Beijing Introduces ‘Visiting Sector’ Beijing, 14 April 2021

International galleries Balice Hertling, Gladstone Gallery, and Pilar Corrias will all take part in the event for the first time.

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Shiga Lieko and Takeuchi Kota Win Tokyo Contemporary Art Award Ocula News  |  Tokyo Arts and Space | Sponsored Content Shiga Lieko and Takeuchi Kota Win Tokyo Contemporary Art Award Tokyo, 11 February 2021

The 3 million yen prize is a catapult for mid-career Japanese artists.

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Manifold Champions 25 Emerging Korean Artists Online Ocula News  |  Korea Arts Management Service | Sponsored Content Manifold Champions 25 Emerging Korean Artists Online Seoul, 3 February 2021

Each artist has their own curated exhibition on the slick new website, which seeks to build their profiles abroad.

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Armenia Art Fair Expands Online, Sidestepping Covid and Combat Ocula News  |  Armenia Art Fair | Sponsored Content Armenia Art Fair Expands Online, Sidestepping Covid and Combat Yerevan, 10 December 2020

New digital projects developed in response to a tumultuous 2020 aim to bolster the event's long-term sustainability.

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Taipei Biennial to Show Online With Ocula Ocula News  |  In Collaboration With Taipei Fine Arts Museum Taipei Biennial to Show Online With Ocula Taipei, 18 November 2020

Images of every artwork in the exhibition will appear online, along with artist profiles and more.

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Who Was Awarded the 2020 NSW Visual Arts Emerging Fellowship? Ocula News Who Was Awarded the 2020 NSW Visual Arts Emerging Fellowship? Sydney, 12 November 2020

The winner of the $30,000 opportunity was chosen from eight finalists.

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Art Jakarta Virtual Opens to VIPs Ocula News Art Jakarta Virtual Opens to VIPs Jakarta, 15 October 2020

The online event came together quickly after the physical fair was cancelled due to the pandemic.

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Microwave International Announces 2020 Theme Ocula News Microwave International Announces 2020 Theme Hong Kong, 14 October 2020

The festival will explore artists, filmmakers and activists' responses to the glut and degradation of information.

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Asia Now to Show Online With Ocula Ocula News  |  In partnership with ASIA NOW Asia Now to Show Online With Ocula Paris, 13 October 2020

Leading global galleries Perrotin, Templon and Almine Rech are among those joining the fair for the first time.

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Resilient Bangladeshi Artists Respond to Pandemic Ocula News  |  In Partnership With Durjoy Bangladesh Foundation Resilient Bangladeshi Artists Respond to Pandemic Dhaka, 9 October 2020

Commissioned by the Durjoy Bangladesh Foundation, nine artists have created works that aim to inspire hope.

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New Biennale of Sydney Director Commits to a Cleaner, Leaner Event Ocula News New Biennale of Sydney Director Commits to a Cleaner, Leaner Event Sydney, 9 September 2020

In an art world about-face, José Roca says he will shy away from commissioning new works in favour of supporting existing projects.

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Online Art Project Seeks to Unite Asia Through Performance Ocula News  |  Taipei Performing Arts Center | Sponsored Content Online Art Project Seeks to Unite Asia Through Performance Taipei, 5 August 2020

Organised by the Taipei Performing Arts Center, the event features webcam dances, researcher browser history reveals, and artistic reimaginings of the future.

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Taipei Connections Wraps After Great Response Ocula News Taipei Connections Wraps After Great Response Taipei, 15 May 2020

Online art presentation Taipei Connections concluded on May 10 following strong engagement from galleries and collectors.

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Ocula Launches Online Viewing Rooms Ocula News Ocula Launches Online Viewing Rooms Hong Kong, 8 April 2020

With galleries closed around the globe, the virtual rooms are a unique space to share art works online.

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Fujii Hikaru and Yamashiro Chikako Win Tokyo Contemporary Art Award Ocula News Fujii Hikaru and Yamashiro Chikako Win Tokyo Contemporary Art Award Tokyo, 23 March 2020

The 3 million yen prize is awarded to mid-career Japanese artists who 'deserve global recognition'.

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