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Books and Mortar by Asia Art Archive, Hong Kong

Tarika Agarwal of Saffronart discusses the impact of a Mobile Art Library in Sri Lanka Mumbai: ‘Open Edit: Mobile Library’ is a traveling archive of contemporary art books drawn from the collection of Hong Kong based Asia Art Archive. The books … Continue reading

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Guggenheim’s No Country: Contemporary Art from South and South East Asia: A Review

Manjari Sihare reviews the Guggenheim’s latest exhibition – No Country: Contemporary Art from South and South East Asia  New York:  The exhibition, No Country: Contemporary Art from South and South East Asia represents the diversity of contemporary artistic practice from … Continue reading

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Snapshots of ‘No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia’ at Guggenheim New York

Manjari Sihare shares images of select works from the current Guggenheim South Asia exhibit New York: In the recent past, we have re-blogged several essays commissioned by the Guggenheim UBS MAP Initiative for their inaugural show on South and South … Continue reading

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Miniature Painting in Pakistan: Divergences Between Traditional and Contemporary Practice by Murad Khan Mumtaz

Manjari Sihare recommends a short essay on the revival of miniature painting tradition in contemporary Pakistan New York:  Contemporary Pakistani art can be credited for the revival of the age-old miniature painting tradition. Pakistani artist and academic researcher, Murad Khan … Continue reading

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Beyond the Commodity Fetish: Art and the Public Sphere in India by Nancy Adajania

Manjari Sihare recommends an article by cultural theorist, Nancy Adajania commissioned for the Guggenheim UBS MAP Initiative on South and South East Asia New York: A few weeks ago, I shared an article by Susan Hapgood on performance art in … Continue reading

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Susan Hapgood’s Performance Art in India for the Guggenheim UBS MAP Initiative

Manjari Sihare shares an insightful article on performance art in India by Mumbai based curator, Susan Hapgood commissioned for the Guggenheim’s UBS MAP Initiative on South East and South Asian Art   New York: We recently blogged about a forthcoming exhibit … Continue reading

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South & South East Asia on Guggenheim’s radar

Manjari Sihare on Guggenheim’s UBS MAP Global Art Initiative New York: The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation recently announced the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, an ambitious five-year collaboration with UBS Wealth Management to graph contemporary art from … Continue reading

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