MODERN ART AND ARTIST ESTATES: WAYS, WORKS AND ARCHIVES VOL 1

Preserving Modern Arab Art by Hala Khayat – In the Library With Charles Pocock – Academia: Olga Nefedova, George Al-Ama, Fatenn Mostafa-Kanafani – Artist Estates – Foundation: The Ramzi and Saeda Dalloul Art Foundation

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CULTURAL NARRATIVES

Cultural Narratives Foundation is an extensive art collection that travels the world and features leading established and emerging talents whose works reflect the culture of the region. The collection includes artists from Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Palestine, Tunisia, the UAE, Syria, Sudan and has recently expanded to include artists from Turkey, India and Africa.

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YOUR BULLETIN JUNE WEEK 1 – 5
-British Bangladeshi philanthropist Nadia Samdani Awarded an MBE In Queen’s 2022 Birthday Honours.
The Laboratory of the Future is the title of the Venice Architecture Biennial 2023, curated by Lesley Lokko.
-Renovation of Niemeyer Guest House (Lebanon) and Flying Saucer Rehabilitation (UAE) were shortlisted for Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2022.

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Dr Abdellah Karroum, 2018. Photo by Dimitri Salomao

CURATED BY DR ABDELLAH KARROUM

CROSSING WORLDS, CURATING WORLD Art could be anything imagined as such by anyone able to perceive the world through this same “anything”: a painting, a combination of movements, a group of composed…

Annalisa Rosso, Hypersizing! 2020. Printed textile by Punto Seta, 4 items - 140cm x 220cm. Edition 1+1AP

EXTRAPERLO 2021 – CURATING CURATORS

Founded by Spanish designer Jorge Penadés, EXTRAPERLO is a curatorial platform for the unorthodox. Its goal is to challenge the systems, structures and codes existing in contemporary design, offering progressive alternative beyond…

Mohammed Ahmed Ibrahim studio

SANCTUARIES | MOHAMMED AHMED IBRAHIM

In an attempt to delve into the private universe of artists and art collectors, Selections is exploring the sanctuaries of various men and women, some living and others who have passed away,…

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Cultural Narratives foundation is an extensive collection that is travelling the world by leading established and emerging talents aiming to reflect the culture of the region in their works.

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Wahib Bteddini (Lebanon). Harvesting (or The Picking of the Apples in the Mountain), 1966. Source: Sursock Museum Archive, Beirut. Courtesy of The Nicolas Sursock Museum.

OLGA NEFEDOVA FOR MODERN ART AND ARTIST ESTATES: WAYS, WORKS AND ARCHIVES ISSUE

Interview with Olga Nefedova for Modern Art and Artist Estates: Ways, Works and Archives Issue – Vol I My interest began in the 1990s when I was in Kuwait and I met…

Hammad in the studio. Damascus, 1981.

ARTIST ESTATES: MAHMOUD HAMMAD

MAHMOUD HAMMAD B. 1923 in Damascus, Syria, D.1988 in Damascus, Syria           Interviewee: Lubna Hammad Relationship: Daughter www.mahmoudhammad.com Facebook: Mahmoud Hammad And Instagram: mahmoudhammadart List of personal Exhibitions:…

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TRIENNALE MILANO EXHIBITIONS AND EVENTS FOR MILANO DESIGN WEEK

Triennale Milano is open to the public with a series of new exhibitions and projects for Milano Design Week, thus continuing to act as a landmark institution in the world of international…

Laure Prouvost, Trapped by Your Light (detail), 2021 - Photo credit Francesco Allegretto, Courtesy of the artist and Berengo Studio

GLASSTRESS 2022: STATE OF MIND

Coinciding with the 59th Venice Biennale, the seventh edition of Glasstress brings together a group of leading contemporary artists from Europe, the United States, Latin America and Africa in an ambitious exhibition exploring…

Hidroksiklorokin, 2022. Tuval üzerine yağlıboya, Oil on canvas, 120 x 200 cm. Courtesy of Zilberman | Istanbul

A GUIDED TOUR AROUND SELECTED ART GALLERIES IN ISTANBUL

A guided tour around some art galleries in Istanbul Öktem Aykut “Desire” by Stijn Ank On view until 30th of April The first solo exhibition by the Belgian sculptor in Turkey, Desire…

Jon Schueler, Look into Red, Romasaig, September 1988. Oil on canvas, 71 x 61 cm

LONDON ART FAIR 2022 IN PICTURES

London Art Fair returned from 20-24 April 2022, highlighting a selection of the best galleries from the UK and beyond. The Fair featured work by some of the world’s most renowned artists…

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