ArtReview Asia Summer 2018 Issue

Featuring Future Greats – 10 stars for 2018, seasonal previews, columns by Charu Nivedita and Praba Yoon, international exhibition reviews, books and more



Nirmala Devi’s pick of fifteen summer shows – in Singapore, Seoul, New York, Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, Berlin, Quezon City, Yinchuan, Liverpool and London

Our columnists have their say…
Novelist Prabda Yoon on how political cartoons are testing the sense of humour of Thailand’s ruling junta, and Charu Nivedita on the radicalisation of Hindu nationalism in India

Future Greats – 10 stars for 2018

Our annual guide to the artists who are setting new agendas in art, selected by fellow artists, critics and curators

Genevieve Chua, selected by Heman Chong
Koji Ryui, selected by Michael Do
Shannon Te Ao, selected by Fi Churchman
Cui Jie, selected by Venus Lau
Dale Harding, selected by Kitty Scott
Catherine Sarah Young, selected by Poklong Anading
Jiang Pengyi, selected by Liu Wei
Kim Heecheon, selected by Aimee Lin
Jiang Zhuyun, selected by Zhang Peili
Tant Zhong, selected by Mark Rappolt

International exhibition reviews

Lahore Biennale, by Shwetal A. Patel
Sangeeta Sandrasegar at Gertrude Contemporary, Melbourne, by Cleo Roberts
Xiaoshi Vivian Vivian Qin at Salt Projects, Beijing, by Li Bowen
William Dalrymple at Akara Art, Mumbai, by Skye Arundhati Thomas
Seung-taek Lee at White Cube Mason’s Yard, London, by Louise Darblay
Yu Honglei at Kraupa-Tuskany, Berlin, by Martin Herbert
Lai Lon Hin at Blindspot, Hong Kong, by Hera Chan
Sarah Lucas at Kurimanzutto, Mexico City, by Tristen Harwood
Chikako Yamashiro at White Rainbow, London, by Fi Churchman
Jitish Kallat at Sperone Westwater, New York, by Tausif Noor
Gauri Gill at MoMA PS1, New York, by Thea Ballard
Lee Bul at Hayward Gallery, London, by Ben Eastham
One Hand Clapping at Guggenheim Museum, New York, by Kang Kang


The Last Children of Tokyo, by Yoko Tawada
Transforming Monkey: Adaptation & Representation of a Chinese Epic, by Hongmei Sun
Whitewalling: Art, Race & Protest in 3 Acts, by Aruna D’Souza
Convenience Store Woman, by Sayaka Murata
Topology of Violence, by Byung-Chul Han
Sabrina, by Nick Drnaso

Plus a new strip by Arnold Arre; and Gallery Girl crashes Condo Shanghai