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Go Inside the World of Asian Art in Alexandra Munroe’s ‘Eyes on Fire’

by Alexandra_Munroe on August 20, 2018

originally aired live on Cheddar.com
https://cheddar.com/videos/go-inside-the-world-of-asian-art-in-alexandra-munroes-eyes-on-fire
August 20, 2018

American interest in Asian art is at an all-time high after Yayoi Kusama’s hit ‘Infinity Mirrors’ exhibition. Guggenheim Museum Senior Curator Alexandra Munroe explores the diverse world of Asian Art in her video series ‘Eyes on Fire.’

 

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supchina: 10 Can’t-Miss Artworks At The Guggenheim’s ‘Art And China After 1989: Theater Of The World’

by Alexandra_Munroe on October 27, 2017

originally published on supchina.com
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by AMI LI

“Art and China after 1989: Theater of the World,” on right now at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, is an art show of massive proportions. Taking up the entire rotunda and two additional galleries of the landmark Frank Gehry building, it’s easy to become overwhelmed when there’s a 65-foot dragon soaring above your head.

But between the crowds and the mythical beasts, here are 10 pieces worth a second (or seventh) glance as you make your way through two decades’ worth of Chinese contemporary art.

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DiaTalks: Alexandra Munroe on Kishio Suga

by Alexandra_Munroe on June 7, 2017

DiaTalks with Alexandra Munroe on Kishio Suga was originally published on http://www.diaart.org/

“For an outdoor sculpture show in Ube in 1971, Kishio Suga balanced several stones along the middle of a fiberglass plank some seventy feet long and set it afloat on a lake to take its own way across the sunlit water, subjecting the serial order of Minimalist compositions to the flowing course of nature.” – Stand Still A Moment 

 

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First Bangkok Art Biennale To Launch in 2018

by Alexandra_Munroe on May 20, 2017

Originally published by Art Asia Pacific.

The Bangkok Art Biennale Foundation is led by Poshyananda along with a number of international advisors, including Alexandra Munroe, senior curator of Asian art and senior advisor of global arts at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation…

The first Bangkok Art Biennale (BAB) will be held next year, from November 2018 to February 2019 in Thailand’s capital. The announcement regarding BAB’s first edition was made in Venice on May 13 at the Westin Europa & Regina Hotel, San Marco, by the Bangkok Art Biennale Foundation, which was co-founded by food and beverage mogul Thapana Sirivadhanabhakdi and the former permanent secretary of Thailand’s Ministry of Culture, Apinan Poshyananda.

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Inaugural Bangkok Biennale to Launch in November 2018

by Alexandra_Munroe on May 19, 2017

Originally Published by ARTFORUM

International advisors to the Biennale include Alexandra Munroe, senior curator of Asian art and senior advisor of global arts at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation.

The first-ever Bangkok Biennale, spearheaded by former permanent secretary of the Ministry of Culture Apinan Poshyananda, will be held in the capital of Thailand from November 2018 to February 2019, Crystal Wu of ArtAsiaPacific reports. The Bangkok Art Biennale Foundation made the announcement at the Westin Europa & Regina Hotel in San Marco, Venice, on May 13, which coincided with the opening of the Fifty-Seventh Venice Biennale.

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