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The Curious Pigs: new Art Series by Anita Wong for the Year of the Pig 2019

February 5th 2019 marks the Chinese New Year, which brings our attention to the Pig. According to Chinese Zodiac story, the first God in heaven...

Interview with Deer: Trip Rock in Hong Kong

Deer is a Mexican electronic group formed by Adriana Falcon and Miguel Bastida. They have performed concerts in the Far East, Europe and America in...

Abby Chen Appointed Head of Contemporary Art Department at the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco

The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco has named Abby Chen, an internationally recognized curator, educator, writer and community organizer, to be the museum’s...

Award-winning Chinese photojournalist Lu Guang detained in Xinjiang, says his wife

Xu Xiaoli, Lu Guang's wife, says the photographer is missing and that she has not been able to contact him since November...

Hong Kong Art Event by Chinese artist Badiucao has been cancelled after threats by China

News website Hong Kong Free Press announced that the art exhibition 'Gongle' by Chinese artist Badiucao has been canceled out of safety concerns. Read our...

Chinese satirical author Badiucao has just sent a #MWGA cap to Google Headquarters

Chinese political cartoonist, and rights activist Badiucao, has just delivered a special designed #MWGA (Make Wall Great Again) cap depicting Sundar Pichai to Google Headquarters...

Interview: No.223, Art Photographer

No.223 (Lin Zhipeng, 林志鹏) is a photographer and freelance writer. He was born in Guangdong province and graduated from Guangdong University of Foreign Studies with...

5 Places To See Graffiti Art In China

Graffiti is a form of communication that has very ancient origins and is deeply linked to creativity, and the history of art. The Chinese word...

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