Cinga Samson 's paintings lay bare the complex relationship between contemporary life, African traditions, globalisation, and representation. His strikingly sombre portraits contain similarities to those of contemporary painters such as Toyin Ojih Odutola, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye , Kehinde Wiley , Florine Démosthène, and Tunji...
After structural issues forced The Armory Show into last-minute relocation pirouettes last year, the fair returns between 5 and 8 March 2020 with a flourishing programme, complemented by stand-out shows across New York City.
At the freshly opened Winsing Art Place in Taipei, works by Vietnamese-Danish artist Danh Vo are being presented in Taiwan for the first time. In this video, the founder of Winsing Arts Foundation, Jenny Yeh, introduces Vo's exhibition.
The first off-site edition of Asia Contemporary Art Week's signature forum in Dubai. Presented in collaboration with Alserkal Avenue, Dubai, UAE. Curated by ACAW Director Leeza Ahmady.
River Lin, 20 Minutes for the 20th Century, but Asian, Performance. Afternoon Notes: Day 2. FIELD MEETING Take 6: Thinking Collections (26 January 2019), in collaboration with Alserkal Avenue, Dubai. Courtesy of Asia Contemporary Art Week (ACAW).
Morning Notes | Reflections, A Reading & Talk | Leeza Ahmady | Francesca Recchia: Afghanistan Untitled | Lara Day: An Open Collection
Morning Notes | Performance | Moe Satt: Other Side of the Revolution
Pop-up Walkthrough: Warehouse 46 | Amina Ahmed, Nadira Husain, David Libertson, Ali Shayesteh, Zolaykha Sherzad, Vlad Sludskiy & Olga Veselova
Morning Discussion | Community as Institution & Institution as Community
Afternoon Notes | Talks & Lecture Performance | Natasha Degen & Sandra Skurvida | Pi Li | Wong Kit Yi & Ali Wong
Afternoon Notes | Performance | River Lin: 20 Minutes for the 20th Century, But Asian
Afternoon Discussion | A Loose Cannon: Who is Collecting & Why? | L. Metzler, S. Skurvida, Pi. Li, N. Degen, R. Lin, W.C. Lin, W.K. Yi & U. Kattan