EARTH AND FIRE
It is rare to find such a survey of Southeast and East Asian ceramics in Europe. The exhibition is based on the Slunecko Collection in Austria and over 120 objects are on view. The display is arranged by country and then chronologically…
Dissident Australian-Chinese artist Guo Jian lives in semi-rural isolation two hours north of Sydney on the New South Wales Central Coast, in a house large enough to swallow several families. His studio, once a large three-car garage is 100-square metres with…
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JAPAN’S GLOBAL BAROQUE
When two cultures encounter each other for the first time there is a danger of conflict, a clash of cultures. Whatever the result, the meeting will impact and force changes on both sides – for better or for worse. However, it can also be a time of….
Referred to as the za, elderly women keep hundreds-of-years-worth of knowledge alive in songs and crafts in the village of Dimen. They work from dawn to dusk to support their families, make traditional products and sing at every occasion their get. Their iridescent indigo-dyed cloth…
- With a growing reputation for offering Chinese religious art at accessible estimates, Gianguan Auctions is presenting a selection of Chinese religious art in bronze, …Read More »