Collector’s Diary

06 July 2021, filed under Metis Picks, East Asia

Metis Picks from East Asia

By Metis Team

While Hong Kong is known as the forerunner of the regional art market, East Asia offers a rich and diverse contemporary scene beyond the city’s shores. Metis highlights some leading contemporary artists from the region.

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24 June 2021, filed under Metis Picks

Metis Picks from Art Basel OVR: Portals — Works from the Asia-Pacific Region

By Metis Team

On view from 16-19 June 2021, “OVR: Portals” was Art Basel’s first curator-led edition of its online viewing rooms. Here’s a selection of artworks from the Asia-Pacific region that have lingered on our minds.

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04 May 2021, filed under Metis Picks, Africa

Metis Picks from Africa

By Metis Team

Africa remains one of the fastest growing regions for the fine art market. Metis provides a peek into the potential of this mega-continent by highlighting some of the notable modern and contemporary African artists today.

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08 April 2021, filed under Metis Picks, Middle East & North Africa

Metis Picks from Art Dubai 2021

By Christina J. Chua, Vladislav Sludskiy

After countless OVRs and virtual exhibitions, we could not miss the return of a major in-person art fair. Follow Christina J. Chua and Vladislav Sludskiy as they guide us through some of their favourites from Art Dubai 2021.

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04 February 2021, filed under Singapore, Metis Picks

Metis Picks from S.E.A. Focus 2021

By Christina J. Chua

Titled ‘hyper-horizon’ as a survey of upheaval and change in Southeast Asia’s future, S.E.A. Focus 2021 brought together 27 galleries and 54 artists with a hybrid programme of online and offline events. Check out our highlights of this year’s showcase.

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