India Art Fair 2017: a gathering place for South Asian art – round-up


The ninth edition of the India Art Fair focused on strong sales and on showcasing contemporary artists. Art Radar takes a look at some of the highlights of this year’s Fair. The 2017 India Art Fair, held in New Delhi … Continue reading

“I’m not a journalist”: Pakistani neo-miniaturist Imran Qureshi – artist profile


The last few years have seen Pakistani artist Imran Qureshi’s work continue on an ever successful trajectory, gaining awards, attention and audiences worldwide.

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“Of Absence and Weight”: Pakistani-born artist Seher Shah at Nature Morte, New Delhi


Seher Shah works with drawing, printmaking and sculpture, exploring a range of processes that draw on her background in art and architecture.

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The figurative art of Pakistani artist Huma Bhabha at Stephen Friedman Gallery, London


The exhibition continues Huma Bhabha’s investigation into figuration, taking inspiration from a wide spectrum of references that cross genres, time, art history, continents and popular culture.

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On Religion, Tradition, Politics and Multiculturalism: Pakistani artist Hamra Abbas – in conversation


Pakistani artist Hamra Abbas talks about her life as a “multicultural journey” on view at Dubai’s Lawrie Shabibi Gallery.

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“Ecstasy as Sublime, Heart as Vector”: Pakistan’s Shahzia Sikander – artist profile


Shahzia Sikander’s “outburst of energy, imagination, and creativity” is on show at MAXXI in Rome until 23 October 2016.

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“Exercise in Redirecting Lines”: Pakistani artist Bani Abidi at Kunsthaus Hamburg


Pakistani artist Bani Abidi presents a series of “fictional documentaries” in an exhibition exploring the mechanisms of exclusion and participation in global politics.

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“Forming in the pupil of an eye”: the 3rd Kochi-Muziris Biennale announces theme and artists


Taking as its theme “forming in the pupil of an eye”, the 2016 Kochi-Muziris Biennale explores the nexus between tradition and contemporary reality.

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