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Gebran Tarazi, Untitled, from Series 12, 2003. Mixed media, 88.3 x 78.8 cm

MUSEUM ACQUISITIONS | MATHAF: ARAB MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, DOHA

SELECTIONS delves into the world of acquisitions, exploring what museums and galleries have been adding to their collections in the past five years as well as featuring images and summaries of works…

MUSEUM ACQUISITIONS | CURATOR AIGERIM KAPAR

SELECTIONS delves into the world of acquisitions, exploring what museums and galleries have been adding to their collections in the past five years as well as featuring images and summaries of works…

Mitra Tabrizian, Surveillance, 1990. Lightjet print on paper, Artist’s Proof 2, 51.50 x 152.50 cm. Courtesy of Leila Heller Gallery © The Trustees of the British Museum

MUSEUM ACQUISITIONS | THE BRITISH MUSEUM, LONDON

SELECTIONS delves into the world of acquisitions, exploring what museums and galleries have been adding to their collections in the past five years as well as featuring images and summaries of works…

Untitled (Giran), detail, 2018

THE EXPERIMENTAL CATALOGUE | GERALDINE BARLOW

An adventure into art in a digital time going online has been a trend for some time now, but it has never been as relevant and important as it has become during…

Laurent Pernot, Still Life - Flowers, 2017. Sculpture, Various materials, table, vase, flowers, artificial ice and snow, varnishes. Courtesy of the artist ; Copyrights © Laurent Pernot & ADAGP Paris

THE EXPERIMENTAL CATALOGUE | HALA KHAYAT

An adventure into art in a digital time going online has been a trend for some time now, but it has never been as relevant and important as it has become during…

Public Commission At Reem Skatepark, 2019. Installation view, April 2019. Al Reem Park, Abu Dhabi. Courtesy of the artists and Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde

THE EXPERIMENTAL CATALOGUE | DYALA NUSSEIBEH

An adventure into art in a digital time going online has been a trend for some time now, but it has never been as relevant and important as it has become during…

Janaina Tschäpe, Blood, Sea video installation at USF Contemporary Art Museum CAM@25 Social Engagement Exhibition, 2014. © University of South Florida Contemporary Art Museum. Photo: Will Lytch.Courtesy of the artist.

THE EXPERIMENTAL CATALOGUE | MARC POTTIER

An adventure into art in a digital time going online has been a trend for some time now, but it has never been as relevant and important as it has become during…

Tania Pérez Córdova,To Wink, to Cry, 2020. Marble, copper cast, artificial tears, cosmetic contact lens, a person wearing one contact lens of a colour different to her/his eyes occasionally, 32.01 x 4.88 x 4.88 inches. Courtesy of the artist and Tina Kim Gallery

THE EXPERIMENTAL CATALOGUE | HUMBERTO MORO

An adventure into art in a digital time going online has been a trend for some time now, but it has never been as relevant and important as it has become during…

Fazal Rizvi, The Blue Drawings, 2018. Digital Prints, 20.32 x 15.24 cm each, set of 14. Edition of 4. Courtesy of the artist and Grey Noise Dubai

THE EXPERIMENTAL CATALOGUE | NADA RAZA

An adventure into art in a digital time going online has been a trend for some time now, but it has never been as relevant and important as it has become during…

Afra Al Suwaidi, Unsheltered 04, 2020. Collage, mixed media, 53 x 40 cm (h x w)

THE EXPERIMENTAL CATALOGUE | MAYA EL KHALIL

An adventure into art in a digital time going online has been a trend for some time now, but it has never been as relevant and important as it has become during…

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