The Korean Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism announced a substantial budget increase for ‘hallyu’ – the Korean Wave – promoting Korean arts and culture abroad. An East Asia culture and arts creative city programme will be launched in 2014, between Korea, Japan and China.
Based on artist Chang Jin-Lee’s research since 2007 in Asia, (including Korea, China, Taiwan, Japan, Indonesia, and Australia), meeting “comfort women survivors” and a former Japanese soldier from W.W.II,COMFORT WOMEN WANTED involves ad-like prints and multichannel video installation.
Ai Weiwei number one in ArtReview's Power 100 Posted by News on October 12, 2011 at 11:00pm Chinese artist Ai Weiwei heads the 2011 edition of ArtReview’s Power 100, the magazine's tenth annual ranking of the contemporary art world’s most powerful players.
The Young Designers Workshop is hosted and organised by TDC and the Government of Taiwan and takes place 17-21 October 2011. YDW is a parallel event to the 2011 IDA Congress.