Edited by Ute Meta Bauer, Hou Hanru. Text by Tarek Abou El Fetouh, Hoor Al Quasimi, Shahidul Alam, Elke aus dem Moore, Ute Meta Bauer, Jee-Sook Beck, Raphael Chikukwa, Joseph Grima, Hou Hanru, Evelyne Jouanno, Lian Ladia, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Marc Schmitz, Alia Swastika, Wato Tsereteli, Jonathan Watkins, Zheng Yan, Ursula Zeller.
The rapidly expanding activities in contemporary art and the rising number of biennials established in Asia during the last two decades have had significant implications for the construction of contemporary art history. How can we undo the teleologies of Eurocentric modernity? The essays in this volume discuss this topic.