Cubism in Asia: Unbounded Dialogues is organised as a joint project involving the Singapore Art Museum, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, The National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea and The Japan Foundation. A series of joint country-surveys were undertaken in preparation for the show and this is the first known attempt to focus on the question of how Cubist trends were received by artists in Asia. Artist biographies are provided in the catalogue.

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Chapter 1: On the Table
On the Table: Experiments on Still Lifes - Michio HAYASHI, 林道郎
The 'Field' for 'Storytelling' - Miwa KENJI
Chapter 2: Cubism and Modernity
Negotiating Modernities: Encounters with Cubism in Asia Art - Ahmad MASHADI
Cosmopolis: Tokyo/Shanghai/Santiniketan - Akira TATEHATA, 建畠晢
Forms of Studying Abroad - Michio HAYASHI, 林道郎
Cubism and War - CHOI Eunju, 최은주
Chapter 3: Body
The Body in Cubism - Tohru MATSUMOTO, 松本透
Mother and Child - KIM Inhye, 김인혜
Chapter 4: Cubism and Nation
The Birth of a Nation - Masahiro USHIROSHOJI, 後小路雅弘
Picasso: Reception in Asian Countries in 1940s-1950s - KIM Inhye, 김인혜
Devising the Divine and the Sacred - Joyce FAN
Reception to Cubism
Overview of Cubism in China - LI Chao, 李超
Cubism in Asia - The Indian Example - Gayatri SINHA
Image of Autonomy: Problems of Cubist Painting in Indonesia in the 1950s and 60s - Rizki A. ZAELANI
Cubism and Japan - Shogo OTANI, 大谷省吾
Cubism in Korea - KIM Youngna, 김영나
Apparently, Cubism - Patrick D. FLORES
Modern Art Developments in Malaysia and Singapore and Engagement with Cubism - Ahmad MASHADI
A Survey on the 'Presence' of Cubist Sign/Idioms in Sri Lankan Art - Jagath WEERASINGHE
Cubism in Thailand: From Cubism to Abstract Art - Sutee KUNAVICHAYANONT, สุธี คุณาวิชยานนท์
Cubism in Asia: Unbounded Dialogues
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Cubism in Asia: Unbounded Dialogues, 亞洲立體主義繪畫, 越界對話