Azerbaijani artist Faig Ahmed transforms traditional techniques into lush 3D forms – interview


Art Radar speaks with Azerbaijani artist Faig Ahmed to learn more about his most recent work with traditional Azerbaijani textiles, and how the artist avoids being held “hostage to tradition”.

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Armory Focus 2015: Art from the Middle East, North Africa and the Mediterranean – in pictures


Armory Focus 2015, a curated section dedicated to art from a specific region of the globe, brings together art from the Middle East, North Africa and the Mediterranean at this year’s Armory Show.

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What is… photosculpture? Art Radar explains


As part of our “What is…?” series, Art Radar brings you a short history of photosculpture, and introduces a selection of contemporary Asian artists working with the medium in its various manifestations

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Art Dubai’s technology-focused Global Art Forum 2015


Entitled “Download Update?”, the 9th edition of the Global Art Forum brings together directors from leading art dotcoms to debate on the theme of technologies and their impact on art and culture.

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Mobile M+: Inaugural moving image programme explores mobility and migration


Hong Kong’s M+ launches its inaugural moving image project exploring themes of contemporary migration, mobility and home through works from the museum’s growing moving image collection.

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Gutai artist Kazuo Shiraga’s paintings in dialogue with Satoru Hoshino’s ceramics – in pictures


“Body and Matter” at Dominique Lévy gallery features seminal works by Gutai postwar Japanese artist Kazuo Shiraga and Satoru Hoshino, of avant-garde postwar ceramics group Sōdeisha.

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