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Selections Arts Magazine – Agenda

Sursock Museum: Restoring Artworks after August 4, 2020

The Sursock Museum is holding a public talk detailing the restoration process of the artworks damaged at the Museum following the August 4 explosions. The talk features Veronique Sorano-Stedman, the head of the restoration-conservation department of modern and contemporary art at…

Zaman Jassim When the Moon is Full, 2021 Fiberglass, LED lights and video projection 1000x1000x270 cm Courtesy the artist Photo

NOOR RIYADH, THE GROUNDBREAKING ANNUAL FESTIVAL OF LIGHT AND ART

Annual festival of light and art Noor Riyadh returns on a grander scale to illuminate Saudi Arabia’s Capital Following the success of Noor Riyadh 2021, the 2022 edition will see the festival almost triple in size, with more than 120…

Dubai Design District (d3)

D3’S RETHINK ART SEASON

Dubai Design District (d3), a global hub for art, design and creativity, is pushing creative and artistic boundaries once again this March for its second edition of Rethink Art. The innovative art programme presents art exhibitions and installations, live performances…

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Clarence Chum, The fog was all around. Acrylic on canvas, 35.56 x 30.48 cm

ARTWORKS TO EXPECT AT ART DUBAI CONTEMPORARY

The 15th edition of Art Dubai will present over 100 galleries from more than 40 countries across four main gallery sections: Contemporary, Modern, Bawwaba and new section Art Dubai Digital. Art Dubai Contemporary 2022 will feature 77 galleries from 33…

Sultan bin Fahad, To Dust, 2019. Crystal, brass, copper, steel, and mirror, dimensions variable. Courtesy of Athr Gallery.

PALACE WALK

Saudi artist Sultan bin Fahad unveiled his second solo exhibit at Riyadh’s Red Palace last spring Contemporary artists across the world have for several decades now embarked on the crucial duty of examining forgotten aspects of their cultural history, delving…

Natalia Iguiñiz, Independencia (De la serie Buscando a Maria Elena), 2011. Inkjet print on archival paper, 30 × 53 cm. Edition 1/5 + 2AP.

A GUIDE TO CHANGING ART FAIRS 2020 – 2022

With the unstable conditions dominating the world, many art plans have been recast and the art agenda is constantly changing. Here’s a guide to the dates of new art shows that we’ll continue to update as more information is released.…

Michael Biberstein Sans titre non-daté. Aquarelle et encre sur papier, 303 x 455 cm. Courtesy Jeanne Bucher Jaeger, Paris.

Michael Biberstein | Seeing

Date: 7 March – 27 July Location: Galerie Jeanne Bucher Jaeger – Paris Following the major retrospective dedicated to Michael Biberstein at Culturgest Lisbon in 2018, the gallery Jeanne Bucher Jaeger is pleased to present SEEING, a new exhibition of the artist’s paintings…

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 Alexander McQueen (1969 – 2010), one of the most significant fashion designers of the late twentieth-century, was lauded for his conceptual and technical virtuosity. McQueen’s critically acclaimed collections synthesised his proficiency in tailoring and dressmaking with encyclopaedical and autobiographical visual…

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Art Dubai 2022, Photos courtesy of Electra Official Contractor of Art Dubai

Art Dubai unveils inclusive and extensive 2023 programme

Art Dubai unveils inclusive and extensive 2023 programme, reinforcing Dubai’s status as a significant contributor to global conversations about art Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the…

Baghdad: Eye’s Delight

BAGHDAD EYE’S DELIGHT EXHIBITION AT MUSEUM OF ISLAMIC ART

Exhibition presented as part of the Qatar-MENASA 2022 Year of Culture  25 October 2022, Doha – Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation, today opened the Baghdad: Eye’s Delight exhibition at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA).…

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Shows to See in Dubai this week

  Timur D’Vatz, Reawakening Timur D’Vatz’s artworks are always infused with deep meaning and a diversity of symbols. You may devote hours looking at them, discovering new aspects and fascinating stories. Unique, sometimes mystical, wrapped in a mystery you desire…

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