FAR–NEAR is a curated cross-cultural book series broadening perspectives of Asia through image, person, idea and history to unlearn the inherent dominative mode.




Spanning from Turkey to Japan, each volume focuses on a specific theme and has thus far featured Zhang Huan, Shirin Neshat, Takashi Homma, 9m88, Shintaro Sakamoto, Taysir Batniji, The Beijing Opera, Rirkrit Tiravanija, Slavs and Tatars, Ayşe Erkmen, Fish Zhang, Mona Saudi, Wednesday Campanella, Nick Sethi, Pixy Liao, Fatima Al Qadiri, Breadface, Kim Shui, The Rohingya Exodus and more.





Resources
Anti-Racism Resources for Asian People compiled by FAR–NEAR
Yellow Jackets Collective - YJC is a chosen family of yellow queers collaborating towards futures that center marginalized bodies.
BUFU - By Us For Us is a project based collective interested in solidarity amongst us, co-creating with you experimental models of organizing and making a practice of practicing liberation and love.
Scope of Work - Aims to establish equity in the creative industry for young creatives of color 17-24 yrs old.



Press
GQ; The 16 Best New Menswear Items to Buy This Week, 05.2020
i-D; The art auction raising funds for the Asian American community, 05.2020
Document Journal; Help fight anti-Asian hate by bidding on poetry, original art, and Kichin’s crispy fish recipe, 05.2020
i-D; This vibrant art book is saying 'fuck you' to Asian stereotypes, 02.2020
Nowness; Yellow, 12.2019
Office Magazine; Far to Near, and Back Again, 07.2019
Flaunt Magazine; FAR–NEAR: TASTE | DISTASTE, 06.2019
Nowness China; Fades and Braids Debut, 04.2019
Sukeban; FAR–NEAR Volume 2, 04.2019
Document Journal; ‘Fades and Braids,’ the short film exploring Asian identity through hairstyles, 04.2019
It’s Nice That; Far Near is a curated book series broadening the perspectives of Asia, 10.2018
Self Publish Be Happy; FAR–NEAR Volume 1, 08.2018
Sukeban; An interview with Lulu Yao Gioiello, the curator of FAR–NEAR: a new book series broadening perspectives of Asia, 08.2018
Galdem Zine; FAR-NEAR: A new book series broadens the boundaries of Asian identity, 06.2018
Document Journal; A new cross-cultural book series will help you ‘unlearn’ the tired narratives on Asian identity, 06.2018
Hero Magazine; Challenging Western conceptions of Asia through beautiful photography, 04.2018
New York Magazine’s The Cut; The Art Director With a Clothing Line and Magazine, 10.2017



Submissions
submissions@far-near.media
Sponsor
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