Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative South and Southeast Asia
No Country Wins Prudential Eye Award
Inaugural MAP exhibition No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia recently won Best Exhibition of Asian Contemporary Art in the 2015 Prudential Eye Awards. Curator June Yap accepted the award at a ceremony in Singapore.
Sara Raza Selected as Third MAP Curator
London-based curator, critic, and editor Sara Raza has been selected as the future Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Middle East and North Africa. Raza will join June Yap (South and Southeast Asia) and Pablo León de la Barra (Latin America) in realizing this multiyear program, which supports contemporary art, artists, education, and professional exchange in three of the world’s most diverse and dynamic regions.
No Country Continues Online
Following successful No Country: Contemporary Art for South and Southeast Asia exhibitions in New York, Hong Kong, and Singapore, you can continue to follow No Country artists including Sheela Gowda, The Propeller Group, and Navin Rawanchaikul on their artist pages, which feature slideshows, Q&As, videos, and more. And be sure to check out the blogs, MAP Navigator, and calendar to stay abreast of MAP happenings.
Filmed during the exhibition’s run in New York, No Country’s curator June Yap outlines its themes and aims, and discusses a selection of the featured artworks.