August 17, 2021

Trolley Times: The Farmers Protests & Fighting for India’s Soul

We were honored to speak with the Trolley Times on their work documenting the Farmers' Protests of India. What follows is a conversation on why this is a world-historic movement,…
August 8, 2021

Robert Yang: Queer Desire & Utopia in Video Games

CONTENT WARNING: This interview is not suitable for those under 18. It contains frank dialogue on sexuality.  We spoke to Robert Yang on creating queer video games. Robert's most recent…
August 5, 2021

Raise Three Fingers: Myanmar’s Art & The Freedom from Fear

To discuss the ongoing people's revolution against the Tamadaw military's coup of Myanmar, we spoke with the Raise Three Fingers art organization. The group, named after the ubiquitous symbol used…
July 31, 2021

I Will Not Die in a Love Hotel! Sex Workers Organizing in Japan

From Japan, friend and translator Nami Nanami brought Asia Art Tours' attention to how Tokyo organizers are demanding justice and solidarity  for Tokyo's Sex Workers.  You can read the organizers…
July 27, 2021

釋放 盟主! Free Chen Guojiang 由 Asia Art Tours中文采訪

在2021 零工经济活動家陈国江 {盟主} 被中國政府逮捕了。 當時爲了廣播他的狀況 Asia Art Tours 出版了兩個英文采訪。  爲了繼續支著持 盟主, 我們采訪了FREE CHEN GUOJIANG 的團體來 出版了中文采訪。 我們必須感謝台灣朋友們幫我們翻譯下面的采訪問題! Asia Art Tours: 最近好多國際記者報道本地外送打工報告,例如 UBER 外送騎士要車裏睡覺, AMAZON 工廠工人工作時間安排 太緊凑都來不及用洗手間,必須尿在水瓶或尿布裏。 那在中國為了工作在 ELEME (餓了麽) 或 MEITUAN…
July 18, 2021

Passing the Torch: Saowanee T. Alexander on Elder Redshirts & Thailand’s Youth

To better understand the Redshirt Protest movement and how Thailand's youth are discovering and connecting to the now elderly movement leaders, I spoke to the brave and brilliant academic Saowanee…
July 14, 2021

Free Hand: The Artistic Praxis of Lizartistry

The sheer amount of lectures, books and podcasts coming from Left spaces can be daunting. Fortunately, a new generation of artists are presenting progressive ideas  in engaging visual ways.  I…
July 4, 2021

Karti Dharti: On Women & India’s Farmer Movement

To get a feminist perspective on the Farmers' Movement that has galvanized India, I spoke to the online collective & magazine: Karti Dharti. Check out our conversation below!  Asia Art…
June 24, 2021

Dreaming of Home: Misako Ichimura on Unhoused Japan

We spoke to long-time organizer and artist Misako Ichimura on squatting and homelessness in Japan's public parks and city spaces. Misako has for decades worked to try and build community…
June 14, 2021

Haris Zargar: On India’s Covid Crisis

To better understand India's Covid outbreak and the ruling BJP Party's role in this crisis, I spoke to New Frame journalist Haris Zargar.  Haris, whose work I've long admired, discusses…