AGENDA

Selections Arts Magazine – Agenda

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…

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…

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…

Ida Ekblad, ULTRASECRET ZONE, 2020. Oil on belgian linen, 220 x 180 cm

Ida Ekblad | A Deep Medicine

Date: 21 March – 27 June Location: Max Hetzler – Paris Galerie Max Hetzler is pleased to announce an exhibition with new oil paintings by Ida Ekblad. Ida Ekblad explains that she…

Daniele Genadry, Divergence (green), acrylic and oil on panel, 30 x 40 cm

JOANNA CHEVALIER | WALK ON THE WILD SIDE

In a nod to the world’s hottest storytelling platform – Pecha Kucha or “show and tell” – Selections has asked a number of artists and designers to talk about a specific project…

Avoid Bad Dreams, Installation view at Green Art Gallery, 2019, Photo by Anna Shtraus. Courtesy of Green Art Gallery

GREEN ART GALLERY

GALLERY STATEMENT Green Art Gallery has been active in the region for nearly four decades and has had the privilege of bearing witness to the tremendous transformations in the regional art scene.…

3 PUNTS GALLERY _ SAMUEL SALCEDO, Black Mirrors Series, 2019. Epoxy resin, 70 x 70 x 80 cm. Courtesy of Art Madrid.

ART MADRID’20: WHAT TO EXPECT

Art Madrid is returning this year for its 15th edition at Crystal Gallery of the Cibeles Palace, a unique scenario in Madrid´s artistic center. Art Madrid’20 presents a multidisciplinary fair in which…

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Aerial view of the UAE Pavilion, Expo 2020 Dubai. (Photo by Dany Eid/Expo 2020 Dubai)

Architecture at Expo 2020 Dubai | UAE PAVILION

Expo 2020 is a host to some of the most…

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DESIGN MIAMI 2021

As intended by nature, a year has circled back and…

One of the photos taken throughout “Ten to One” project for MENASA Emirati Design Platform. Moez Ashor, Nurai Gali, Manana. Courtesy of MENASA Emirati Design Platform – Expo 2020 Dubai.

DESIGN: CELEBRATING EMIRATI TRADITIONS AND ARTISTRY

Emirati design and crafts are given a global stage while…

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