April 28, 2011
Thai Art in Bangkok
In Bangkok, one of Thailand’s top art universities is one of the best places to find home-grown talent.
April 13, 2011
Ai Weiwei, Art 'Godfather'
Experts following the recent ‘art crackdown’ in China suggest Ai draws a distinct line between his activism and art.
January 17, 2011
Bringing Down Ai Weiwei?
The artist’s $1.2 million Shanghai studio’s been torn down. What larger ‘trend’ might this gov’t move indicate?
December 30, 2010
'CODE RED' Art: Yeoh Kean Thai
Malaysian artist Yeoh Kean Thai’s new art reflects both his own unique life story and environmental threats today.
December 02, 2010
3 Must-See Asian Galleries
Three contemporary galleries located in three popular Asian cities, have proven track records in finding young talent.
November 18, 2010
Art Visit to Kuala Lumpur
Hospitable Kuala Lumpur forms the backdrop for Art Expo Malaysia – an event that lives up to expectations.
November 17, 2010
No Party for Ai Weiwei
A hazardous show and house arrest. Provocative but popular Chinese artist Ai Weiwei has had a very bad month.
November 04, 2010
Agus Purnomo, A ‘Numbers Guy’
An unpleasant experience at his local Tesco led to this Indonesian artist finding a distinctive form for his art.
October 28, 2010
Jogja: Heart of Indonesia’s Art
Bali may look like an art town, but most of Indonesia’s top artists actually come from another place: Jogjakarta.
October 21, 2010
Not to be Missed, in Bali
When in Bali, there’s one gallery any art enthusiast must visit. And it’s the place to go if you want to know what’s going on in Indonesian art.
October 18, 2010
From Seeds to Dust
100 million porcelain sunflower seeds that make up artist Ai Wei Wei’s latest work have been deemed a hazard.
October 14, 2010
Energy and Emotion in Bali
Bali-based artist Ida Bagus Putu Purwa’s works are compelling, to say the least—thanks to his expression of a full range of emotions via art.