I may be Malaysian but a part of me also feels I belong to Jogja AND Manila. I cherish and love the vastly differing energies that both cities have to offer.
Since he has made his way to KL this July for a month long residency at CHAI, we’re putting Singapore playwright Alfian Sa’at on the hot seat.
We’re reviving 9 Beats where contributors from the art scene share with us nine things that make them tick!
We speak with Lee Mei Young from Henry Butcher Art auction on the first auction dedicated exclusively to Malaysian art.
RogueArt’s Adeline Ooi shares with us the challenges of putting together a book as monumental as Agus Suwage’s ‘Still Crazy After All These Years’.
Last Friday, national laureate Datuk Syed Ahmad Jamal scored 1-0 against DBKL. Hooray!
How do art and karaoke come together in a country who loves nothing more than good drinks and good time?
Most people have heard of Anak Alam but not many really know what they represent and what were they trying to achieve. Time to dig out their 1974 manifesto.
Yay! ARTiculation is a new series of webisodes on contemporary artists from the Philippines by Visual Pond. First of the series features rising talent Mark Salvatus.
with Clarissa Chikiamco, Sooshie Sulaiman & Ho Tzu Nyen: ‘The question for me is whether the hang of APT is a strong form of dissonance or a limpid take on randomness?’
with Clarissa Chikiamco, Sooshie Sulaiman & Ho Tzu Nyen: “In the year 2010, do Asian artists need to make art about their ‘Asianness’ in order to be included in a triennial?”
Mind blowing! That was how Adeline describe Cai Guo Qiang’s exhibition in Taipei. In the spirit of sharing, here are some pictures of their recent trip.
Listen! SiCKL Open Lab is back. SiCKL’s Kok Siew Wai reminds us why experimentation and openness will massage your spirit and your eardrums.
5th Asian Museum Curator’s Conference: Independent & institutional curators from across South East Asia and Japan share their responses.
It’s a gentleman’s game! Local art collector Bingley Sim speaks to BFM about why and how he collects art. An entertaining and enlightening listen.