Re-Imagining Asia

Jaishri Abichandani, Shezad Dawood, Parastou Forouhar, Subodh Gupta, Andreas Gursky, Michael Joo, Johannes Kahrs, Kim Jongku, Kimsooja, Sun K Kwak, Miao Xiaochun, Ujino Muneteru, Rashid Rana, Takako Saito, Sandra Schäfer, Shen Shaomin, Shi Jinsong, Song Dong and Zhao Xiangyuan, Rirkrit Tiravanija, Zhang Dali.

This major international exhibition brings together paintings, sculpture, photography, film and installations by some of the world’s most exciting contemporary artists.  The exhibition explores the meaning and relevance of the term “contemporary Asian art” in the 21st century and within a wider context of globalisation, migration and an increasingly international art world. 

Curated by Shaheen Merali and Wu Hung for House of World Cultures, Berlin in collaboration with The New Art Gallery Walsall.


Michael Joo
Bodhi Obfuscatus (Space Baby), 2005 (Detail)
Commissioned by Asia Society Museum, New York.
Courtesy of the artist and Anton Kern Gallery
Photography: Tom Powel Imaging