Interview with the Chinese artist Lu Peng. Asian works at the Venice Biennale. The John C Weber Collection of Japanese art at the MFA, Boston. Guide to fall Asia Week, New York. Chinese Buddhist sculpture from 5th to 9th centuries at China Institute, New York. Shanghai Museum treasures on show in St. Petersberg, Russia. Chinese 19th and 20th century classical painting on show in Honolulu. Thermocline, New Asian Waves, contemporary art at ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany. Vietnamese Contemporary Art in London.