Under the Influence Activate
Notes

Under the Influence | Activate/Agitate

Artists select influential books concerning social change and justice

1984 Wilson Shieh Homepage
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

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.
Collection Spotlight

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
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

AAA Project Space, Archiving Materials
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

Dansaekhwa
Collection Spotlight

Item of the Week | The Art of Dansaekhwa

A look at an exhibition catalogue featuring seven Korean artists active in the 1970s Dansaekhwa movement

Geeta Kapur, Meera Mukherjee, and Gogi Saroj Pal at the Kasauli Art Centre Artist Workshop
Collection Spotlight

Item of the Week | Photograph of Geeta Kapur, Meera Mukherjee, and Gogi Saroj Pal

A look at an image taken at the Kasauli Art Centre Artist Workshop in 1978

Hsiung Shih Art Monthly
Notes

On Periodicals, Exhibition Materials, Personal Archives, and Approaching Issues from Multiple Angles

Peggy Wang discusses her process and the materials that inform her scholarship

Ideas Video
Behind the Scenes

How to Get the Most Out of Ideas

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

Being Minorities
Collection Spotlight

Item of the Week | Being Minorities — Contemporary Asian Art

Ha Bik Chuen's documentation of the 1998 Hong Kong exhibition curated by Oscar Ho

How to Explore Asia Art Archive's Collections
Behind the Scenes

How to Explore Asia Art Archive's Collections

A video walk-through of our new website

The Horrors Home List
Collection Spotlight

Item of the Week | Frog King's Oil Street Album Number 6

A look at Frog King's documentation of The Horror by Kacey Wong, from the Oil Street Archive

Archive five
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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Essays

On Ha Bik Chuen: Collection and Collage

Leo Li Chen explores how Ha Bik Chuen’s collection opens up new ways to understand Hong Kong art history