GUIDED TOURS

Our Guided Tours series is where we invite you along with us to explore galleries, museums and private collections

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No Pasara by Leila Alaoui, 2008. Courtesy Fondation Leila Alaoui & GALLERIA CONTINUA (1)

Leila Alaoui | Rite of Passage

Rite of Passage is the first major UK retrospective of works from the celebrated French-Moroccan photographer, video artist and activist Leila Alaoui. The exhibition is presented by Somerset House and 1-54 Contemporary…

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I Put a Spell On You, curated by Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath, exhibition view at SCAD Museum of Art

I Put a Spell on You at SCAD Museum of Art

The group exhibition I Put a Spell on You explores a diverse range of models that artists have adopted to create artworks collaboratively. Contrary to how they are commonly acknowledged, the singular,…

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Mai Al Moataz, The Key is to Meat in The Middle, 2017. Silver gelatin prints on warmtone fibre

IMPRINT EXHIBITION, HIGHLIGHTING SAUDI AND GULF IDENTITY

With an aim to highlight Saudi and Gulf identity, Misk Art Institute has launched a photography and digital exhibition at Prince Faisal Bin Fahd Fine Arts Hall (Masaha). Curated by Latifa Abdul…

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Frequency Exhibition

FREQUENCY EXHIBITION

Frequency takes place on the two floors of the Rhinoceros Gallery in Rome with the artistic direction of Fondazione Alda Fendi – Esperimenti. The installations light up like candles in the dark…

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Exhibition view, Sinem Dişli, Sand In A Whirlwind, 2015 (l), Tehran Platform, Al Mashoof, 2020

SANDSTORM : AND THEN THERE WAS DUST, AT DEPO ISTANBUL

Sandstorm – And Then There Was Dust is a transnational exhibition dialogue among seven artists and collectives from Iran, Iraq and Turkey. It is equally a social and activist (artivistic) approach to…

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Sadik Alfraji at Stedelijk Museum

SADIK ALFRAJI’S WORK AT STEDELIJK MUSEUM

The exhibition In the Presence of Absence at Stedelijk Museum shows a selection of artworks and design projects that challenge the idea of collective knowledge and public consciousness through stories that remain…

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Recesses, Installation view

CHAFA GHADDAR | RECESSES AT TASHKEEL

Chafa Ghaddar’s exhibition Recesses shines a new light on the ancient mural-making technique of fresco by challenging the “wall” and the idea of completion. The exhibition runs until the 25th of October,…

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Stéphanie Saadé, Solid Gold, 2014. Chain, 24-carat gold leaf, 200 cm

LISTE SHOWTIME

The first edition of Liste Showtime is an online platform for 72 galleries from 35 countries. Each gallery presents one artist to the audience. In addition to the digital platform for galleries,…

The Ground, 2020. Courtesy of the artist and Vitamin Creative Space

TAREK ATOUI | CYCLES IN 11 AT SHARJAH

Sharjah Art Foundation presents Tarek Atoui: Cycles in 11, a major solo exhibition that marks over a decade of work created by sound artist Tarek Atoui in collaboration with the Foundation and…

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RAMIN HAERIZADEH, ROKNI HAERIZADEH, HESAM RAHMANIAN | SCHIRN

The Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt presents Ramin Haerizadeh, Rokni Haerizadeh and Hesam Rahmanian’s first solo show. The installation debuts a monumental site specific floor painting – a dense web of detailed narratives and…

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