Bahia Shehab and eL Seed to receive UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture


Bahia Shehab and eL Seed receive UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture for their calligraffiti art practices.

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Lust for life: contemporary women artists on “Radical Love: Female Lust” at The Crypt Gallery


A bold group show at the Crypt Gallery in London shines a light on the passionate strength of female artists across cultures and centuries.

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“The Ease of Fiction”: four contemporary African artists at California African American Museum


Four contemporary African artists residing in the United States join forces for a critical discussion on history, fact and fiction.

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Silent intensity: Egyptian American artist Yasmine K. Kasem – in conversation


Art Radar catches up with Yasmine K. Kasem to find out more about her work examining the female form and what an early Islamic heroine can teach us today about the importance of community building.

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6 Middle Eastern, African and Asian artists from La Biennale de Montréal 2016


The 2016 edition of La Biennale de Montréal includes works by 55 artists and collectives from 23 countries.

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9 Women photographers from Asia, the Middle East and North Africa at Objectifs, Singapore


Art Radar profiles 9 artists from Objectifs’ annual exhibition of women photographers in Singapore.

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“The Portrait is an Address”: Egyptian artist Hassan Khan at Beirut Art Center


Artist and musician Hassan Khan’s first solo exhibition in Beirut, entitled “The Portrait is an Address” and held at the Beirut Art Center until 13 November 2016, focuses on a central aspect of his practice: the portrait.

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Rana Begum wins Abraaj Group Art Prize 2017


The Abraaj Group announces an all women line up of winning artists and the curator for 2017 Abraaj Group Art Prize.

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