Interview with Tao Xian

  This interview features Chinese artist Tao Xian, and was recorded at Asian Art Platform in April 2019 during her solo exhibition Déjà vu. Video Transcript My works are a reflection of what it is to live in a fast-paced world. They are [...]

Interview with Luo Dan

Luo Dan was born in Hu Nan province of China. In 2013, he graduated from the Central Academy of Fine Arts with a Master Degree in Sculpting. His work has been extensively exhibited throughout Asia. Being an artist who was born in the Post [...]

Where to go for Framing in Singapore

There is no shortage of excellent framing shops and independent frame makers in Singapore. As an operating art gallery, and having lived here for over 10 years, we hopefully have a pretty good idea of the best options around for framing all [...]

Art Stage Cancelled in Singapore

The art scene in Singapore reacted with a combination of shock, disbelief and I-told-you-so’s when the organisers of Art Stage Singapore cancelled the exhibition just nine days before it was set to happen. Although people have come together [...]

Introducing Emerging Star – Xu Cong

Born into the post-80s generation, Xu Cong is an avant-garde Chinese artist whose works are slowly gaining international recognition. After graduating from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, Xu deviated from the traditional artistic [...]

Top 5 Fine Arts Logistics Companies

Transporting your valuable piece of art across continents can be daunting. As a gallery, shipping artworks is an integral part of the business. We emphasize on the importance of finding the right shipping company to ensure that the integrity of [...]

Top 5 Art Hanging Rail Systems

Hanging up your beloved art collection for display can be a perplexing situation. Maybe you would like rearrange your artworks on the wall over time or prefer not have holes drilled in your walls. Using a picture hanging system will certainly [...]

Interview with Heather Goodwind

Heather Goodwind is an American artist who has spent significant time in China learning traditional ink art. We recently sat down with her to discuss her artistic process in producing highly intuitive and expressive works that instantly engage [...]

Singapore’s Top 5 Interior Designers

The relationship between art and design is magical. Interior design is not just about aesthetics. It creates a space that is tailored to the function, quality and lifestyle that the client is looking for. By integrating fine art in the design [...]

Best Photographers in Singapore

Like many industries, the photography space has seen a huge increase in the level of competition, primarily as equipment costs have fallen, whilst access to incredibly good cameras has become more readily accessible to the masses. With such a [...]

Famous Singaporean Artists

Singaporean art has undoubtedly flourished in recent years, helped in large part by government funding, continuing immigration, and the regular art fairs that descend on Singapore throughout the year, as well as the hard work local galleries [...]

Interview with Artist Shi Yanliang

We recently sat down with Chinese artist Shi Yanliang, known for his vibrant and striking colour palette we discussed this in a little more depth, whilst exploring what has driven his most recent series of work and inspired him to continue [...]

Auction Houses in Singapore

33 Auction 33 Auction is a well established auction house in Singapore, having held its first auction back in 2009. They typically hold auctions 3 times per year with a focus on modern & contemporary Asian artworks. Typically they host an [...]

The Romance of The Three Kingdoms

The Three Kingdoms represents one of the bloodiest periods in Chinese history. It took place between 220 – 280 AD and was caused by the chaotic infighting between the states of Wei (魏), Shu (蜀), and Wu (吳) as they sought imperial power in [...]

List of Singapore Art Fairs

When I first created this post back in 2016 I covered 4 major art fairs in Singapore, with organizers such as Affordable Art Fair running twice per calendar year. Now, as I review 2018, the list is down to only 2 major fairs, with AAF cutting [...]

Top 20 Contemporary Chinese Artists

In this article we look at the top 20 contemporary Chinese artists and rank order them based on public auction record information. For those of you who enjoy art or have a keen interest in learning more about Chinese artists, we hope this format [...]