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PhotPhotograph of Beirut Port after August 4th explosion taken by Ammar Abd Rabboograph of Beirut Port after August 4th explosion taken by Ammar Abd Rabbo

TWO YEARS AFTER BEIRUT PORT EXPLOSION

Two years after Beirut port explosion, we will never forget this date. Our heartfelt thoughts and prayers go to the families of friends we have tragically lost.

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DUBAI DESIGN DISTRICT (D3) LAUNCHES RETHINK SUMMER

Carrying on its lively and creative calendar of events and experiences over the first six months of 2022 to ‘rethink the regular’, Dubai Design District (d3) launches Rethink Summer, a curated community…

Celine's MILAN SANTO SPIRITO. Photo Celine

CELINE ART PROJECT IN PARIS AND MILAN STORES

CELINE celebrates art in different forms from the art projects in-store, to the artist jewellery program, to the portrait images taken by Hedi Slimane and to the exceptional savoir-faire in the making…

Nebula, Vania Vaneau

BIPOD 2022: #CULTURAL_DISOBEDIENCE IN BEIRUT

“Let the upcoming period be a period of #cultural_disobedience until we bring back our cultural life that has been confiscated.” After nearly three years of writing the above lines, Omar Rajeh Maqamat…

3-2-1 QOSM, Exterior. Courtesy of Qatar Museums

OPENING OF A NEW MUSEUM IN QATAR

3-2-1 is the newest member of the Olympic Museums Network and one of the world’s most innovative and technologically advanced museums dedicated to sports, offering an unforgettable and inspiring interactive journey through…

FAREWELL DELFINA ENTRECANALES

The Delfina Foundation has announced the death of its founder, Delfina Entrecanales, at the age of 94. Over the last four decades, through her two eponymous initiatives, The Delfina Studio Trust and…

The women's section of the store - Photo: Celine

CELINE’S NEW BOND STREET STORE

Celine’s new store was opened at 40 New Bond Street, a prominent location in London. Designed by Celine’s creative, artistic and image director Hedi Slimane, the store is an art project that…

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WHAT TO EXPECT AT CONTEMPORARY ISTANBUL 2022

Contemporary Istanbul in its 17th edition, in partnership with Akbank,…

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…

“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…

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WALKTHROUGH TERRAFORM WITH ANIA SOLIMAN

“The drawings of Ania Soliman constitute a complex body of…

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,…

Installation view of the exhibition Imperfect Chronology: Mapping the Contemporary I, Whitechapel Gallery, London, 2016. Curated by Dr. Omar Kholeif. Photograph by Stephen White. Image courtesy of Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah.

MAJOR MODERN ARAB EXHIBITIONS 2012 – 2022 | BARJEEL ART FOUNDATION COLLECTION IMPERFECT CHRONOLOGY: ARAB ART FROM THE MODERN TO THE CONTEMPORARY AT THE WHITECHAPEL GALLERY, LONDON

Barjeel Art Foundation Collection Imperfect Chronology: Arab Art from the…

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