Contemporary Istanbul
A CONTEMPORARY ART BOOM IN ISTANBUL

CONTEMPORARY ISTANBUL ART FAIR CLOSES WITH STRONG SALES The 17th edition of Contemporary Istanbul closed on Thursday, September 22, 2022, with strong sales reported by its exhibitors. Taking place in Tersane Istanbul,…

UAE’s participation at 16th Lyon Biennale
UAE’S ARTISTS AT 16TH LYON BIENNALE OF CONTEMPORARY ART

Ministry of Culture and Youth and the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi announce UAE’s participation at 16th Lyon Biennale of Contemporary Art Abu Dhabi, September 25, 2022: The Ministry of Culture…

Photo by Roger Moukarzel
“BEING ANACHAR BASBOUS”

 In the occasion of the opening of MAB in Rachana tomorrow. Selections Arts Magazine announces its release of its dedicated special issue to Anachar Basbous “Being Anachar Basbous” In this issue…

THE JOURNEY, SOLO EXHIBITION OF KHALED ZAKI

“Mount the stallion of love and do not fear the path, love’s stallion knows the way exactly. With one leap, love’s horse will carry you home” – Rumi Next week we welcome…

“Theaster Gates: A Clay Sermon," 2021. Exhibition view: Whitechapel Gallery, London. Courtesy the artist and Whitechapel Gallery, London.
“THEASTER GATES: YOUNG LORDS AND THEIR TRACES”

New Museum to Present First American Museum Survey of Theaster Gates Opening November 2022 Alongside Exhibition Pairing Vivian Caccuri and Miles Greenberg New York, NY (September 14, 2022)—Opening November 10, 2022, the…

Rabee Kiwan, Untitled, 2021, mixed media on canvas, 130 x 130 cm
BLACK BY RABEE KIWAN

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION The exhibition, titled Black on display recent works by the artist revealing the human face and body in various states of heightened expression all painted with varying amounts of…

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EMERGING ARTISTS 2022 PROGRAMME

BEYOND: EMERGING ARTISTS 2022 Curated by Abed Al Kadiri Artists: Majd Alloush | Mohamed Khalid | Sarah Al Mehairi Programme will see new commissions created by UAE-based artists Majd Alloush, Sarah Al…

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THE 16TH LYON BIENNALE: MANIFESTO OF FRAGILITY POSITIONS FRAGILITY

 The 16th Lyon Biennale: manifesto of fragility positions fragility…

Marwan Kassab-Bachi, Extract from Correspondence with Abdel Rahman Munif, 1990 - 2004. Watercolour on Paper. Courtesy of the artist.

MAJOR MODERN ARAB EXHIBITIONS 2012 – 2022 | CORRESPONDENCES, ABDEL RAHMAN MUNIF, MARWAN KASSAB-BACHI

Correspondences Abdel Rahman Munif, Marwan Kassab-Bachi Location: At BIEL, Beirut,…

THE JOURNEY, SOLO EXHIBITION OF KHALED ZAKI

“Mount the stallion of love and do not fear the…

Mahmood Aldaoud, The Flow of Stillness, 2022. Image courtesy of the artist

A SERIES OF DIVERSE EXHIBITIONS BY REGIONAL EMERGING ARTISTS AT THE NYUAD ART GALLERY

The NYUAD Art Gallery’s Project Space Reopens With a Series…

Aref El Rayess, 2022. Installation view: Sharjah Art Foundation. Photo: Shanavas Jamaluddin.

MAJOR MODERN ARAB EXHIBITIONS 2012 – 2022 | AREF EL RAYESS AT SHARJAH ART FOUNDATION, SHARJAH

Aref El Rayess at Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah Location: Sharjah…

Hayv Kahraman, The Interpreter, 2016, oil on wood in two parts

‘FIRST LOOK’ AT CONTEMPORARY MIDDLE EASTERN ART SALE HIGHLIGHTS AT CHRISTIE’S DIFC

FIRST EXHIBITION CURATED BY NEW MANAGEMENT Ridha Moumni, Deputy Chairman,…

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