Artists respond to COVID-19 Crisis

Compiled by Art+ Staff The COVID-19 crisis, presently managed through enhanced community quarantines, has caused cancellations of several art events around Metro Manila making it a challenge for artist and cultural workers to continue their work in public venues. In spite of this, artists continue to work from their homes and studios. We look at…

Singapore Biennale 2019 Artist Amanda Heng Wins 12th Benesse Prize

Amanda Heng, Every Step Counts (live walk performance), 2019, Image courtesy of Singapore Art Museum. Benesse Prize ceremony kicks off the Biennale’s 2020 Programmes at Singapore Art Week Singapore Biennale 2019 participating artist Amanda Heng (Singapore) has won the 12th Benesse Prize. The award recognises an artist whose exhibited work embodies an experimental and critical spirit and demonstrates…