Japanese collectors take a conceptual turn

Sep 4, 2013

Japanese collectors take a conceptual turn

by Cameron Allan Mckean

Echoing the choice of Koki Tanaka — a conceptual artist — for the Japanese pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale this year, “Why Not Live For Art? II: 9 collectors reveal their treasures” at Tokyo Opera City Art Gallery suggests that art collecting in ...

The humor of candid camera

May 23, 2013

The humor of candid camera

by C.B. Liddell

With the advent of the digital camera, mobile phones and social networking, the world is now drowning in photographic imagery. This raises the question: Can photography survive as an art form in a world where it is ubiquitous? The exhibition of work by Kayo ...