Para/Site Annual Auction 2013
Art

Para/Site Annual Auction 2013

It’s almost that time of year again when Para Site, Hong Kong’s premier independent organisation and one of the oldest and most active independent art centres in Asia, holds its celebrated and much anticipated annual fundraising auction. More than 70 artworks by some of today’s most exciting artists will be auctioned off on 13 November … Continue reading

Play it to Death!
Music

Play it to Death!

It’s here! The festival I excitedly await all year! The costumes have been made, the Drac’o’lantern has been carved, and the stakes have been firmly planted outside the house. All you need now is a playlist to get you in the mood for a howling good time while you get yourself ghouled up. Here are … Continue reading

No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia
Art

No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia

Opening today at the Asia Society Hong Kong Center is No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia, the inaugural touring exhibition of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative. Featuring recent work by 13 artists from Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pakistan, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam, No Country presents some … Continue reading

Garage Full of Baldessari
Art

Garage Full of Baldessari

Following on from a Berlin show that opened a couple of months ago at Sprüth Magers, Californian artist John Baldessari has recently also seen to the opening of his first ever show in Russia at Moscow’s Garage Centre of Contemporary Culture. Co-curated by Garage’s new Chief Curator, Kate Fowle, and Garage International Advisor, Hans Ulrich … Continue reading