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Joan Lebold Cohen Archive

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Ideas

Ideas

AAA's Online Publication

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Ideas | Behind the Scenes

Month in Review | June 2017

A round-up of last month's posts

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Ideas | Collection Spotlight

Picks from the AAA Collection | Canton Express

A collaboration with M+

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Ideas | Behind the Scenes

Ideas is AAA's New Online Publication

Each Monday, Asia Art Archive publishes new essays, interviews, and curated journeys through the research collections

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How to Get the Most Out of Ideas

A video walk-through of Asia Art Archive's new online publication

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Ideas | Collection Spotlight

Archive Five | What Handwritten Letters Reveal to the Contemporary Reader

Claire Hsu invites graphologist Emily Hui to analyse five pieces of correspondence from the collection

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Ideas | Behind the Scenes

Welcome to AAA's New Website

Asia Art Archive's revamped digital platform focuses on increased access, openness, and user-friendly functions

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Programmes

Under the Influence: A Travelling Library of Books that Inspire Artists

Jun 2017–May 2018

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Ideas | Notes

Back to the Future: Contemporary Art and the Hong Kong Handover

What two Hong Kong exhibitions reveal about the handover, identity, and contemporary art

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Resources | For Educators

Towards Modernism: Art of India from 1950 to 1990

WATCH: This talk explores concepts central to modernist artistic practice in India between 1950 and 1990

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External content

Bibliography of Modern and Contemporary Art Writing of South Asia

An interactive online bibliography of published writing on modern and contemporary art

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Collection highlights

20a.20_04
Joan Lebold Cohen Archive
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Joan Lebold Cohen Archive

From Exhibition Documentation Album of 'Henry Moore Exhibition of Sculptures and Drawings'
Ha Bik Chuen Archive
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Ha Bik Chuen Archive

Jyoti Bhatt's Diaries
Jyoti Bhatt Archive
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Jyoti Bhatt Archive

Special245
A History of Exhibitions: Shanghai 1979–2006 上海展覽史:1979-2006
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A History of Exhibitions: Shanghai 1979–2006 上海展覽史:1979-2006

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Image:  <i>Under the Influence</i> at Art Basel in Hong Kong.
Under the Influence | A Search for Truth
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Under the Influence | A Search for Truth

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

Montien Boonma, The Pleasure of Being, Crying, Dying and Eating, 1993/2015.
Archive Five | Artists Doing Pot: Ceramics and the Contemporary in East Asia
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Archive Five | Artists Doing Pot: Ceramics and the Contemporary in East Asia

Alexandra Seno presents five artists who have embraced ceramic traditions as part of their art practice

Cao Fei Hip Hop
Item of the Week | Cao Fei: Hip Hop
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Item of the Week | Cao Fei: Hip Hop

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

Image: AAA Library.
Building Asia Art Archive
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Building Asia Art Archive

A brief history of the non-profit organisation as told through priority areas of research and programming interest