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Exhibition Review: Terre fertile

Exhibition Review: Terre fertile

In collaboration with the Festival Accès Asie and the Maison de la culture Côte-des-Neiges, Artasiam presents its first exhibition Terre Fertile from May 11th to June 12th, 2022. Terre Fertile explores... Read More

Why is supporting Asian Canadian artists so important?

In this article, we discuss the importance of supporting Asian Canadian artists and opening a space for reflection on Canadian ethnocultural diversity and its representation in the art scene.
Why is supporting Asian Canadian artists so important?
Heritage Through Art: An Interview with Dira

Heritage Through Art: An Interview with Dira

In this interview, Mariana Morales discusses with Indian artist Dira about the syncretism of European techniques and Eastern philosophy in her paintings as well as her greatest inspirations for making...

5 Received Ideas About Art

"Art isn’t for me, I understand nothing about it," "even my 6-year-old son could do the same." Who has never thought or heard these kinds of phrases? It is important...
5 Received Ideas About Art
In Between Worlds: an Interview with Tong Zhou Lafrance

In Between Worlds: an Interview with Tong Zhou Lafrance

In this interview, Mariana Morales discusses with Chinese-Canadian artist Tong Zhou Lafrance about her artistic practice, the highly personal inspiration behind her artworks and her plans for the future.

Tips: How to pack your work. A step-by-step guide

You’ve sold an artwork online, and now you don’t know how to pack it safely? Here is a step-by-step guide to help you pack your work like a pro. In...
Tips: How to pack your work. A step-by-step guide
What is Asian Art?

What is Asian Art?

The question of “what is Asian art?" takes an unprecedented significance in the light of Artasiam’s mission to promote artists belonging to Asian communities living in Canada. The complexity of this...