Monthly Archives: January 2012

First China Owned Gallery opens in Berlin

The Year of the Dragon brought for the first time a Chinese owned gallery to establish in Europe. Zhong Gallery was founded by a Beijing Art collector Zhu Gaowen and he has picked Berlin for his new gallery. The city … Continue reading

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Chinese Investors will Continue to drive the Art Market in 2012

Last year China’s art market exceeded US$ 31.75 billion, primarily because diversification away from China’s stock market and the real estate sector that will fuel the art market even more this year. The chinese Auction power houses like Guardian and … Continue reading

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Pablo Picasso has been dethroned

The world auction market’s top earner in recent year must yield to Chinese artist Zhang Daquin (1899-1983), according to report released by ArtPrice. Zhang generated US$ 506.7 million in auction revenue in 2011. Second place was compatriot Qi Baishi (1864-1957) … Continue reading

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Art Stage Singapore attracts collectors

The Art Stage Fair gets lots of attention and media coverage as it aims to compete with Art:HK as the regions most prestigious artfair. Galleries, Museums and Auction houses take the opportunity to have their own sideshows, knowing the collectors … Continue reading

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Mary Boone Gallery NY presents Ai Weiwei

Ai Weiwei’s sunflower seeds installation will be held at Mary Boone Gallery in New York now until February 4th. The show will feature 5 tons of the hand-painted porcelain sunflower seeds, previously shown at Tate Modern in London 2010. The … Continue reading

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Chen Wenling at Art stage Art Fair Singapore,

Chen Wenling will be holding a solo exhibition at Art Stage 2012 from January 12-15. It is organised by Ode to Art Contemporary gallery of Singapore. This exhibition showcases artworks from his two renowned series of sculptures; “Red Memory” with … Continue reading

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Art Stage Singapore 2012; Asia’s first Contemporary Art Fair

120 galleries are exhibiting for the second year at Art stage in Singapore from January 12 to 15. It will be held at Marina Sands Convention and Exhibition Center. There will be additional activities during next week like seminars, art … Continue reading

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