EXHIBITIONS

‘Life Beyond the Self’ by Christine Safatly at the Mayflower Hotel in Hamra

Art Design Lebanon introduces ‘Life Beyond the Self,’ the inaugural solo showcase of Beirut-based artist Christine Safatly, hosted at the historic Mayflower Hotel in Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon. The exhibition features 31 paintings, drawings, and two new sculptural pieces, delving into…

‘Henok Melkamzer: Telsem Symbols and Imagery’ at the Sharjah Art Museum

Sharjah Art Museum, in collaboration with The Africa Institute, Global Studies University, and Sharjah Museums Authority, presents Henok Melkamzer’s inaugural international solo exhibition showcasing Ethiopian telsem art, marking his most extensive presentation to date. Titled ‘Henok Melkamzer: Telsem Symbols and…

‘Blind Date’ at Sfeir Semler Gallery Beirut

Running from March 13 until July 27, 2024, Sfeir Semler Gallery presents the second edition of ‘The Blind Date’ a concept which debuted in 2017. The show features a group exhibition with artists from outside of the gallery’s roster. Coincidentally,…

‘Lala Rukh: In the Round’ at the Sharjah Art Foundation

Sharjah Art Foundation introduces ‘Lala Rukh: In the Round’, marking the first comprehensive international showcase of the late artist, activist, and educator Lala Rukh. The exhibition chronicles three decades of her artistic journey, spanning drawing, printmaking, photography, and video, set…

‘Performing Colonial Toxicity’ curated by Samia Henni at The Mosaic Rooms

The Mosaic Rooms presents ‘Performing Colonial Toxicity,’ an in-depth exhibition shedding light on France’s covert nuclear program in Algeria during and after the Algerian Revolution (1954-62). Curated by architectural historian Samia Henni, this project unfolds through immersive audio-visual installations comprising…

‘Chasing the Sun’ by Marwan Rechmaoui at Sfeir Semler Downtown, Beirut

Sfeir Semler Gallery Beirut presents Marwan Rechmaoui’s latest solo show, ‘Chasing the Sun’ at Downtown, Beirut from March 13 until July 27, 2024. Marwan Rechmaoui, known for his conceptual sculptures in concrete, metal, rubber, and wax, delves into an exploration…

‘The Forest’ by Omar Fakhoury at Marfa’ Projects

Marfa’ Projects presents a solo show by Omar Fakhoury titled ‘The Forest’. ‘The Forest’ comprises portraits of locations and plant species from the artist’s childhood forest in Beit Chabab, Mount Lebanon. It began with a desire to revisit a specific…

Design Doha Exhibitions

Qatar Museums presents Design Doha, a biennial event showcasing design and innovation in Qatar and the MENA region. The biennial took place from February 24 to February 28, with the opening week heralding the start of a series of exhibitions,…

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

selections-arts-logo

SELECTIONS is a platform for the arts, focusing on the Arab World.

Selections editorial presents a quarterly print magazine and weekly online publication with high quality content on all subjects related to Art and Culture. Full of world-leading artworks, exquisite brand imagery, original creative illustrations and insightful written articles.
Selections Viewing Rooms presents carefully curated online art shows aiming not only to shed light on contemporary art executed by living artists, but also for viewers to buy contemporary fine art, prints & multiples, photography, street art and collectibles.
Discover the previous and current shows here.
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.