In an effort to build anticipation for Sharjah Biennial 11, which opens next March in that emirate, the Sharjah Art Foundation has been slowly releasing the names of the artists whose work will appear in the exhibition. Today we have another batch: Francis Alÿs, Tiffany Chung, Runa Islam, Lucia Koch, Nasir Nasrallah, Ernesto Neto, Otobong Nkanga, Gabriel Orozco and Ayman Ramadan.
Yuko Hasegawa, the chief curator of the Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, has been picked to curate the 11th edition of the Sharjah Biennial, which opens in March 2013.
Yuko Hasegawa has been named curator of the 2013 Sharjah Biennial. [The National]
The Wall Street Journal explores plans for a new complex in Hong Kong that will house art galleries, a theater and public space. [WSJ]
New York says that spending on arts education was up slightly over the past year, despite tough budget situation. [NYT/Schoolbook]