The Nameless
Notes

The Ground Underneath: On Ho Tzu Nyen's The Nameless

Võ Hồng Chương-Đài examines how Ho's video installation acts as a non sequitur to colonialist and nationalist historiographies

Garage Show
Collection Spotlight

AAA Collection at the Guggenheim | Life in the Aftermath

Items from AAA on display at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum for Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World

China Avant Garde Invitation Envelope
Collection Spotlight

AAA Collection at the Guggenheim | Avant-Garde Movements

Items from AAA on display at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum for Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World

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Conversations

Nonny de la Peña in Conversation with Lin Yilin

The artists discuss virtual reality, art, performance, and empathy

HBC Contact Sheet
Collection Spotlight

Item of the Week | Contact Sheet of Photographs of a Re-visit to the Venice Biennale (1 of 2), July 1993

A look at documentation found in the Ha Bik Chuen Archive

Image: Covers of the periodical <i>Free World</i>.
Notes

Periodicals, American Interventions, and Art in Asia During the Cold War

On Ho Tzu Nyen's research in relation to items in the Ha Bik Chuen Archive

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Notes

Book Recommendations | Ways of Seeing and Being

How do artists make sense of the world?

Image: Ha Bik Chuen, Contact Sheet No.181 'Demonstration by Cindy Lau', 3 October 1998 (detail).
Conversations

Digital Shadows: An Interview with Tyler Coburn

The New York-based artist discusses his work with the Ha Bik Chuen Archive

Under the Influence Space and Time Travel
Notes

Book Recommendations | Space and Time Travel

How does reading break space and time boundaries?

Chen Shaoxiong Canton Express
Behind the Scenes

Month in Review | June 2017

A round-up of last month's Ideas

Image: <i>The Alterations and Extensions of 14 Sanyu Rd, Guangzhou</i> (exhibition view) by Xu Tan.
Collection Spotlight

Item of the Week | The Alterations and Extensions of 14 Sanyu Rd, Guangzhou (Exhibition View)

A look at documentation of No Room, a 1994 exhibition by the Big Tail Elephant Group

Image: <i>Under the Influence</i> at Art Basel, 2017.
Notes

Book Recommendations | On Form

How does the form, style, composition, or structure of a book inspire artistic practice?

Under the Influence
Notes

Book Recommendations | Ecologies

How does the study of urban landscapes, social systems, and the environment shape artistic thought?

Paint a Bird Homepage
Collection Spotlight

Item of the Week | Paint a Bird

A look at a monograph featuring the paintings of Ye Yongqing

Image: <i>Under the Influence</i> at Art Basel, 2017.
Notes

Book Recommendations | Artist to Artist

How do artists engage in dialogues with their predecessors?

Under the Influence Activate
Notes

Book Recommendations | Activate/Agitate

Artists select influential books concerning social change and justice

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Collection Spotlight

Item of the Week | A Teenage Miscellany

A look at a zine by the Hong Kong artist Wilson Shieh that focuses on the year 1984

Under the Influence A Search for Truth
Notes

Book Recommendations | A Search for Truth

Artists select influential books that delve into inner truth, as well as themes and values spanning across cultures

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Collection Spotlight

Item of the Week | Cao Fei: Hip Hop

A look at an artist monograph that engages with hip hop in Chinese diasporic communities