GUIDED TOURS

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

Margaret Ngigi, Mke Mwema, 2020. Inkjet print on fine art paper, 100% cotton Hahnemuhle, PhotoRag 310gr, 84.1 x 59.4cm

I Exist! Exhibition

Conceived in collaboration between Akka Project and David Krut Projects, I Exist! exhibition presents the works of Lebo Thoka, South Africa and Margaret Ngigi, Kenya who were able to capture with their…

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Guirlande by Sam Baron @ Fondazione Berengo Art Space (Murano) © Leonardo Duggento

GLASS TO GLASS BY BERENGO STUDIO AND WONDERGLASS

On the occasion of the Venice Biennale of Architecture, this unique exhibition brings together the worlds of contemporary art and cutting-edge design through the medium of glass. Berengo Studio and WonderGlass have…

Dagoberto Rodríguez, Katrina, 2021. WatercoloUr on paper. 200 x 260 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Sabrina Amrani

GUIDED TOUR MADRID | SUMMER 2021

This week, Selections is taking you on a guided tour in the city of Madrid. Museo Reina Sofía Marginalias by Ida Applebroog The exhibition is on view until the 27th of September…

Detail, Chafa Ghaddar She who became a spine, 2021. Fresco on wood 32 x 42 cm

CHAFA GHADDAR | GALERIE TANIT

Chafa Ghaddar showcases new Fresco works in her solo show Cacti in a daydream at Galerie Tanit, hors-les-murs, a space in Starco that is open to bring interesting interventions by its artists.…

GUIDED TOUR IN ISTANBUL

Art galleries are gradually opening their doors to art enthusiasts to quench their thirst for the physical experience of interacting with artworks although some art lovers are still enjoying the comfort of…

Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian, Khayyam Fountain, 2018. Glass; 200 x 160 cm. Courtesy Sharjah Art Foundation

MONIR FARMANFARMAIAN’S ‘KHAYYAM FOUNTAIN’ AT SAF

In one of her most ambitious realised projects, Khayyam Fountain, Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian draws inspiration from the polymath Omar Khayyam, known for his work on cubic equations, his influence on the development…

Bashar Alhroub, Silent Garden #3, 2020. Acrylic on canvas, 200 × 200 cm

PERMANENT PALESTINIAN COLLECTIVE AT ZAWYEH GALLERY

Zawyeh Gallery at Alserkal Avenue launched its permanent group exhibition which provides the opportunity to see Palestinian art across the spectrum all year round. The exhibition opened on the 15th of June…

Manal AlDowayan, O Sister (2021), Image Courtesy of Abu Dhabi Art

BEYOND: EMERGING ARTISTS AT CROMWELL PLACE, LONDON

In its first ever exhibition abroad, Abu Dhabi Art presented commissioned works created in 2020 as part of the annual programme Beyond: Emerging Artists at Cromwell Place London from 2 to 13…

By Nada Raafat Elkharashi, MFA in Design, Class of 2021, make up VCUarts Qatar's BFA+MFA Online Show. Photo courtesy-Nada Elkharashi

BFA + MFA 2021 ONLINE SHOW

Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Qatar (VCUarts Qatar), a Qatar Foundation (QF) partner university, has launched an online exhibition presenting the creative output of this year’s graduating cohort of…

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GUIDED TOUR IN ISTANBUL

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Dagoberto Rodríguez, Katrina, 2021. WatercoloUr on paper. 200 x 260 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Sabrina Amrani

GUIDED TOUR MADRID | SUMMER 2021

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