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Wang Lin, partner of Spring Capital and patron of the Today Art Museum in Beijing, China, at the museum. Photo: Simon Song.

…. there were 1,860 private museums in China in 2021.

Read more via South China Morning Post:

https://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/3164665/how-chinas-private-art-museums-are-seeking-patrons-survive

The Chinese-Indonesian BUDI TEK was one of the most prodigious collectors of contemporary art in Asia, with a particular interest in Chinese and Asian art, although his collection also included major works from the West. . . . His rise on the international collector scene was rapid. He started collecting in 2004, founded his Yuz Foundation in 2007, and in 2014 opened the Yuz Museum in Shanghai. He appeared on ARTnews’ Top 200 Collectors list every year between 2012 and 2017.

Learn more via Trema

https://tremainewright.com/influential-collector-dies-at-65-artnews-com/.

Clara Lacasse, Plateaux, 2020, inkjet print. Collection of the artist. © Clara Lacasse.

The three recipients of the 2022 Scotia Next Generation Photography Prize, founded by the National Gallery of Canada: Séamus Gallagher, Marisa Kriangwewat Holmes and Clara Lacasse.

Learn more via the National Gallery of Canada:

https://www.gallery.ca/about/prizes/new-generation-photography-award WM

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