R.I.P Ren Hang…

Photo : Ren Hang. Sources : CNN Style He has lighted up by his provocative work a large number of fairs and museums. The young Chinese prodigy photographer Ren Hang committed suicide at 29, leaving behind him true poetic works. Ren Hang was born on March 30, 1987 in the suburbs of Changchun, Jilin Province,…

YAN PEI-MING exhibits his work in Chalon-sur-Saône

Based in Dijon, Bourgogne, the chinese artist Yan Pei-Ming exhibits his new work at the Niepce Museum. His “girls” were realized in the reserves of Niepce Museum of Chalon-sur-Saône. They are exposed, and the artist himself supervised the installation. Three months after his great exhibition at the Villa Medici in Rome, the Nicephore Niepce Museum of…

LU CHAO, his first solo exhibition in Paris

From April 14 2016, Galerie Nathalie Obadia exhibits Lu Chao’s art works, for the first time in Paris. The exhibition ‘Black Light‘ is immersed us in his singular universe, between metaphor and reflection on society.  LU CHAO (born in 1988 in Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China), is graduated in 2012 from Oil Painting Department (Bachelor of Art), at…

Best of Parisian Fairs 2015 : do you know YUKI KOBAYASHI ?

This year, HASHT-ART has come to SLICK ART FAIR 2015 to discover emerging artists and young galleries. On the platform of the fair, we find an original artist. His name is Yuki Kobayashi, he was born in Japan, lives and works in London. He is exposed by the young Chabah Yelmani Gallery, based in Brussels. The booth is…

Why YUE MINJUN laughs so much ?

This man seems taken with big laughter at his studio in Beijing, in front of hilarious self-portraits. He is called Yue Minjun. He is one of the highest rated current Chinese painters,  and one of more impactful. His paintings, drawings and sculptures are marked with laughter, as sensational than enigmatic. Born in 1962, Yue Minjun followed…

Ai Weiwei allowed to exhibit in China again

The Chinese Communist Party and the artist Ai Weiwei have they finally found a peace agreement? An official newspaper in any case suggested “move on” from the controversy with the dissident, even if it remains private passport. Ai Weiwei was arrested in April 2011 and imprisoned for 81 days under dubious charges following his vocal…

CEET, the new recuit of Street Art in China

Meeting with French artist CEET, during his performance at Le M.U.R Oberkampf in Paris, November 8, 2014. Fouad Ceet is a graffiti artist of Moroccan origin, living and working in Hong Kong. He was born in 1971. He spent his childhood in Toulouse. Quickly, He showed an aptitude for drawing and colors, and in the late…

Wallace Chan, the asian’s jeweler who wins the heart of France

Initially unknown in Europe, the strange pieces of Wallace Chan are revealed more and more on the old continent. This year, for the second time, the Hong Kong jeweler was present in september at the 27th Biennale des Antiquaires 2014 (Paris), next to Cartier, Chaumet and Chanel, and the only Asian jeweler to participate in the Biennale….

Meeting with the french artist Romain Jacquet-Lagreze

Rencontre avec le photographe français Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze, résidant à Hong Kong depuis 4 ans et auteur de la série « Vertical Horizon ». Il est actuellement exposé du 1er Aout au 19 Septembre 2014 au AO Vertical Art Space dans le quartier de Chai Wan, à l’Est de Hong Kong Island. Hasht-Art : Quel est votre parcours d’études ? Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze : tout…

FRENCH MAY : Andrée Putman, the ambassador of Style, in Hong Kong

Every French in love of the French Design knows Andrée Putman, the French interior architect and designer of international fame, its checked patterns, its interior decorations clean, its reuse of industrial design … The French chic ! On the occasion of the French May (cultural festival), the Consulate General of France in Hong Kong and…