Art on the Wall: from North Africa… with spray cans, a pencil and a camera


Art Radar has a look at 3 inspiring street artists from North Africa.

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“Instruments”: Tunisian-born Ismaïl Bahri and the everyday haiku – artist profile


Art Radar takes a look at some of the key themes of Ismaïl Bahri’s poetic work, on show at Jeu de Paume in Paris from 13 June to 24 September 2017.

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Path to peace: 12 women photographers in “I AM” at Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts, Amman


Female photographers participating in multidisciplinary exhibition “I AM” seek to transcend stereotypes.

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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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7 art books for Christmas 2016


Top picks in 2016 contemporary art publishing: the holiday season list.

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1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair London gains momentum each year – round-up


For the forth year in a row, contemporary African art takes over Somerset House during Frieze London.

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African women first: “Lucy’s Iris” at Musée Départmental d’Art Contemporain, Rochechouart


“Lucy’s Iris” considers Lucy’s view of her prodigal daughters who are shaping the landscape of contemporary art practice on the African continent.

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“But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise”: Guggenheim UBS Map Middle East and North Africa


Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative opens its third phase with its extensive exhibition “But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise”, presenting artists from the Middle East and North Africa.

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