Posts Tagged: art


Can artwork be objectively valued with data? Kwerkee thinks it has a way

Kwerkee Art hopes to fuse an online art gallery selling original pieces with big data analysis to help you decide the value of an artwork.

  • August 18, 2014
  • at 9:08 pm
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art loft Alexandra Eu, Michelle Chan, Tian Qiuyan

After shutting down, founder soldiers on with website that rents and sells art

Success in the startup world is elusive even to the very best. This is certainly true for Soldgers, a Singapore startup in the penny auction...

  • February 12, 2014
  • at 9:31 am
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Weibo Users Can Change the Color of Beijing's Olympic Pool

Thanks to a Conceptual Artist, Weibo Users Can Change the Color of Beijing’s Olympic Pool

Most users of Sina Weibo or Tencent Weibo won’t realise this, but every time they use an emoticon on the Twitter-esque social networks, th...

  • June 28, 2013
  • at 3:59 pm
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Human Camera ‘Touchy’ Wishes You Merry Christmas!

Readers may recall back in October when we featured new media artist Eric Siu and his amazing human camera prototype called ‘Touchy...

  • December 24, 2012
  • at 2:00 pm
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OuterEdit: From Online Collaborative Works of Art to Sharp T-Shirt Designs

The internet has impacted our lives in a number of different ways, but its function as a collaborative space is one of the most exciting, br...

  • October 5, 2012
  • at 9:15 am
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After a Long Time, Asian Art E-commerce Startup ArtKred Now in Beta

ArtKred is a Singapore-based startup founded by undergraduate Spencer Yang. The startup has had quite a journey so far. It started as PizzaB...

  • July 31, 2012
  • at 10:08 am
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Nintendo’s Iconic Game Characters Given New Life in Traditional Ukiyo Art Style

So here’s a really fun art project we stumbled across this evening. Artist Jed Henry has been creating amazing pictures of iconic Nint...

  • May 30, 2012
  • at 10:00 pm
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NeochaEDGE: Where Chinese Modern Art, Brands, and Social Media Meet [INTERVIEW]

NeochaEDGE is a unique, Shanghai-based web firm that intersects modern art and design in China, global brands, and social media. It's primar...

  • August 10, 2011
  • at 9:00 am
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Pops and his iPad paintings. Image credit: afaqs

28 iPad Paintings Exhibited in India

Apple’s iPad has more functions than I could probably count. But one of the most intriguing applications of the popular tablet computer is...

  • June 13, 2011
  • at 6:28 pm
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art loft Alexandra Eu, Michelle Chan, Tian Qiuyan

Asian art seller and lender Art Loft snags seed funding from East Ventures

Art Loft, an online platform supporting emerging artists in Asia through e-commerce sales and art rentals, has received seed funding from Ea...

  • May 7, 2014
  • at 10:23 am
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Finding Asian art is hard, so interior designer gets angel money to sell art online

E-commerce is touching every aspect of our lives, from groceries to fashion to baby products. Art is no exception. Startups like Artsy, Art...

  • February 5, 2014
  • at 11:17 am
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Chinese museum artifacts on Google Art Project

Ancient China is Now Online with Google Art Project

Google Art Project took off in 2011 with the aim to make the world’s great cultural artifacts viewable online. But mainland China has ...

  • March 25, 2013
  • at 3:54 pm
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Skan Srisuwan and Kan Supabanpot

Studio HIVE: Creating Beautiful Games in Bangkok

With clients such as Square Enix, Lucas Arts, Namco Bandai, Top Cow, and Stan Lee’s POW Entertainment, Studio HIVE is Thailand’s number ...

  • October 9, 2012
  • at 12:45 pm
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Another Hit for NHN Japan with ‘Line Brush’ Drawing App

When NHN Japan published its Line Brush application last week, I was a little hesitant to look at it. I mean, we’ve been hearing so mu...

  • August 1, 2012
  • at 4:30 pm
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The Creative Finder Portfolio Service Growing Strong, Adds New ‘Fave’ Feature

When we last heard about portfolio web service The Creative Finder, from Design Taxi, it was rolling out a new embed function that allowed h...

  • June 13, 2012
  • at 5:45 pm
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Now You, Too, Can Spy on Ai Weiwei

China’s most iconoclastic modern artist, Ai Weiwei, has been under a lot of scrutiny lately. Police scrutiny, of the kind that entails...

  • April 3, 2012
  • at 5:00 pm
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Doinky Doodles: A Story of Hand Sewn Perfection

Xin, a needle virtuoso turned entrepreneur tells us the story behind her brick and mortar store, Doinky Doodles, where everything is handmad...

  • April 21, 2011
  • at 5:13 am
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