Reviews Across Asia

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At ARKO Art Center, Seoul, ‘All About Love’, a bell hooks-inspired joint show, interweaves personal narratives to deconstruct societal conventions

BY Hayoung Chung | 27 JUN 22

From Feng Lianghong’s coloured abstractions at N3 Contemporary Art to a survey of Werner Büttner at Triumph Gallery

BY Nooshfar Afnan | 27 JUN 22

A joint exhibition at Jhaveri Contemporary, Mumbai, opens a cross-generational discourse, connecting the two artist’s interests in light and momentary experience

BY Skye Arundhati Thomas | 19 MAY 22

Organised across five venues, the fourth iteration of the event seeks to place Indigenous cultures and practices front and centre

BY Ashish Dhakal | 28 MAR 22

Curated by Jeppe Ugelvig and Poppy Dongxue Wu, the group show at Bejing’s X Museum, questions identity, community and controversial impact of the global fashion industry

BY Nooshfar Afnan | 31 JAN 22

A survey at Chishang Art Centre, Taiwan, positions the artist’s tenderly crafted landscapes alongside his lesser-known depictions of handsome young men

BY Christopher Whitfield | 13 DEC 21

At Lehmann Maupin, Seoul, the artist presents a suite of hand-sewn paintings affectionately depicting day-to-day domesticities and family life

BY Hayoung Chung | 30 NOV 21

The artist’s poignant solo exhibition, part of Antenna Space's Antenna-tenna programme in Shanghai, captures queer life through fleeting touches and whispered speech

BY Alvin Li | 21 SEP 21

At Komaba Museum, Tokyo, a retrospective showcases the late postwar artist and theorist’s dedication to transforming polarized media representations

BY Azby Brown | 17 AUG 21

At HOTA Gallery, 19 artists mine local histories and draw out contradictions in the area’s development

BY Andy Butler | 28 JUN 21

At MO_Space, Taguig, two artists project materiality through contrasting approaches to painting

BY Carlos Quijon, Jr. | 28 MAY 21

A show at Nanjing’s Sifang Art Museum sparks a dialogue between two artists working through generational trauma

BY Alvin Li | 19 MAY 21

Curated by Defne Ayas and Natasha Ginwala, this year’s edition explores transnational kinships and inherited healing practices to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Gwangju May Uprising

BY Hayoung Chung | 10 MAY 21

At STPI, Singapore, the artist's solo exhibition wryly investigates the systems and structures of power 

BY Wong Bing Hao | 26 APR 21

With a new work on view at the Queens Museum, the artist continues to probe the paradox of Asian-American visibility and ‘model minority’ myth

BY Alex Jen | 09 APR 21

At the Seoul Museum of Art, rarely seen footage of the artist’s militant performances documents the precedents of her international renown  

BY Park Jaeyong | 08 APR 21

At de Sarthe Gallery, Hong Kong, a racecourse for drones becomes an arena for exploring the small aircraft's transformative potential

BY Emily Verla Bovino | 30 MAR 21

Trisha Low on encountering Singapore’s fantastic, ubiquitous symbol of independence

BY Trisha Low | 25 MAR 21

From a historical revaluation of the 1985 New Wave movement to Qiu Zhijie’s performance lectures, these are the best shows from the city

BY Nooshfar Afnan | 24 MAR 21

From Heman Chong’s wry humour in Singapore to Lee Bul’s ‘soft sculpture’ performances in Seoul, these are the must-see shows in the region 

BY frieze | 10 MAR 21