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Asian Art in Brussels 2014

ASIAN ART IN BRUSSELS
ASIAN ART
IN BRUSSELS

F ollowing the overwhelmingly positive response from collectors and curators to the inaugural event last year,

Asian Art in Brussels (AAB) will take place from 4 to 8 June. It

runs concurrently with two other major events, Brussels Ancient Art Fair (BAAF) and the Brussels Non-European Art Fair (BRUNEAF). The AAB group, chaired by Carlo Cristi, now comprises 23 members, including new entrants Gregg Baker, Martin Doustar, Shawn Ghassemi, André Kirbach and Frédéric Rond. They will be exhibiting new acquisitions and themed exhibitions at galleries on and around the Place du Grand Sablon. ‘Last year’s success has generated a good mood for this

‘Last year’s success has generated a good mood for this Carlo Cristi At Galerie Champaka Rue

Carlo Cristi At Galerie Champaka Rue Ernest Allard 27

this Carlo Cristi At Galerie Champaka Rue Ernest Allard 27 Gisèle Cröes Avenue Emile Duray 44

Gisèle Cröes Avenue Emile Duray 44

Rue Ernest Allard 27 Gisèle Cröes Avenue Emile Duray 44 Gregg Baker At Galerie Antoine Laurentin

Gregg Baker At Galerie Antoine Laurentin Rue Ernest Allard 43

Baker At Galerie Antoine Laurentin Rue Ernest Allard 43 Martin Doustar At Rue des Minimes 61
Baker At Galerie Antoine Laurentin Rue Ernest Allard 43 Martin Doustar At Rue des Minimes 61

Martin Doustar At Rue des Minimes 61

Rue Ernest Allard 43 Martin Doustar At Rue des Minimes 61 Famarte At Maison Costermans Place

Famarte At Maison Costermans Place du Grand Sablon 5

Buddhist Art At Rue des Minimes 61

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Orientations | Volume 45 Number 5 | JUNE 2014 Karim Grusenmeyer At Galerie Lamy Rue Ernest

Karim Grusenmeyer At Galerie Lamy Rue Ernest Allard 32

2014 Karim Grusenmeyer At Galerie Lamy Rue Ernest Allard 32 Kitsune Rue des Minimes 55 Indian

Kitsune Rue des Minimes 55

Galerie Lamy Rue Ernest Allard 32 Kitsune Rue des Minimes 55 Indian Heritage At Galerie Chrischilles

Indian Heritage At Galerie Chrischilles Rue des Minimes 58

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2014 edition,’ comments Cristi. ‘The combination of the three fairs— Asian art, antiquities, tribal art—while attracting different collectors, stimulates a crossover, curiosity and the possibility of new clientele. Still, each fair is a specific fair, attracting a specific type of collector.’ Full programme details, along with an online catalogue, are available at www. asianartinbrussels.com/index.html Taking place on 5 and 6 June is the second ArtConnoisseurs series of lectures, jointly presented by AAB and the Brussels Ancient Art Fair. Cristi notes: ‘The first edition set a programme of art and culture and we continue in our programme of quality exhibits and lectures by

in our programme of quality exhibits and lectures by Jacques How-Choong Rue des Minimes 19 André

Jacques How-Choong Rue des Minimes 19

and lectures by Jacques How-Choong Rue des Minimes 19 André Kirbach Rue Coppens 3 Galerie Lamy

André Kirbach Rue Coppens 3

How-Choong Rue des Minimes 19 André Kirbach Rue Coppens 3 Galerie Lamy Rue Ernest Allard 32

Galerie Lamy Rue Ernest Allard 32

Kirbach Rue Coppens 3 Galerie Lamy Rue Ernest Allard 32 Nayef Homsi At Galerie Tom Desmet

Nayef Homsi At Galerie Tom Desmet Rue Watteu 16

prominent scholars. The new series of lectures will be a strong attraction, and another good reason for visiting the fair.’ Topics covered include supernatural themes in Manjū netsuke (Joyce Seaman); the influence of Kashmir artists on 11th13th century West Tibetan sculptures (Amy Heller); collecting Khmer sculpture (Susanne Schreiber and Wolfgang Felten); early to mid-19th century East Asian maps (Richard Pegg); and approaches to collecting (Steven M. Kossak). All of the lectures, at the Museum of Musical Instruments in combination with the Belgian Institute of High Chinese Studies, will be made available online. (For full details, see artconnoisseurs.eu)

available online. (For full details, see artconnoisseurs.eu) Alexis Renard At Flamant Place du Grand Sablon 36
available online. (For full details, see artconnoisseurs.eu) Alexis Renard At Flamant Place du Grand Sablon 36

Alexis Renard At Flamant Place du Grand Sablon 36

Mingei Arts Gallery At Galerie Marc Heiremans Rue Joseph Stevens 25

Arts Gallery At Galerie Marc Heiremans Rue Joseph Stevens 25 John Siudmak At Galerie Jadis &
Arts Gallery At Galerie Marc Heiremans Rue Joseph Stevens 25 John Siudmak At Galerie Jadis &

John Siudmak At Galerie Jadis & Naguère Rue des Minimes 59

Michael Woerner At The Architect’s House Rue Ernest Allard 21

Woerner At The Architect’s House Rue Ernest Allard 21 Wei Asian Arts Rue Van Moer 5

Wei Asian Arts Rue Van Moer 5

House Rue Ernest Allard 21 Wei Asian Arts Rue Van Moer 5 Renaud Montméat At Galerie

Renaud Montméat At Galerie Jadis & Naguère Rue des Minimes 59

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