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Asian Art

PHOTOS: Warhol Would Be Proud: Hong Kong Art Auction Nets $227 Million

Posted 08.07.2011 | Arts

(Via Mutual Art) The Asian market was on every enthusiast’s radar this past week, following a series of highly successful Christies auctions sp...

The Forgotten Garden: Wang Huaiqing's Chinese Art In Seattle

Robert Ayers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Robert Ayers

The majority of Chinese artists who are squabbled over by blue chip dealers have one thing in common: The history between Mao's cultural revolution and present-day China's as a touchstone in their art's imagery.

AUCTION NEWS: Round-Up Of Christie's Record Auctions In 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The art market has spoken: the first half of 2010 has been a success for Christie's. Worldwide sales have been up 46% compared to the same period last...

Los Angeles County Museum on Fire: Bert Cooper's Freaky Octopus Picture | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Mad Men is one of the few TV series in which the creators know something about art (unlike, say, Work of Art). Not only are the Sterling Cooper office...

ASIAN ART: Where Is Hong Kong's Local Art Scene? | JOYCE HOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

HONG KONG -- Much has been made of Hong Kong's push to become what the government likes to call an "art hub." Its auction revenue is now third only to...

Asia Society's Prez on Global Citizens Like Obama

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Asia Society president Vishakha Desai says, "Ours is a complex institution, and those experiencing it can describe it in the same way the blind men touch and describe an elephant."