One very good answer to a difficult question

Curators of non-Western art struggle over whether to exhibit contemporary art in so-called regional galleries --  Chinese, South Asian, African -- or to showcase them in galleries devoted to Contemporary art.   After all, today's art scene is global and, indeed, has been for a long time, ever since imperial powers taught European art history and techniques … Continue reading One very good answer to a difficult question

Peeking into India’s contemporary art scene

Are Andrea and I a tad daunted at the prospect of launching Art +Asia/Writing+Video? You bet!  Are we deterred?  No way.  Reviewing a show about modernist art from India at the Rubin Museum of Art made us revisit some conversations with Indian artists and galleries  this summer.  Here are a few  works spotted at  a show of emerging … Continue reading Peeking into India’s contemporary art scene