11 national pavilions and exhibitions to see at the 57th Venice Biennale in 2017


Art Radar gives you a selection of must-see national presentations at the 57th Venice Biennale.

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“Dear Beloved”: Azerbaijani artist Orkhan Husneynov at YARAT Contemporary Art Centre, Baku


Orkhan Husneynov’s “Dear Beloved” draws upon alternative realities and fake stories that have become a part of our daily life at YARAT Contemporary Art Centre until 4 June 2017.

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Contemporary art in Baku: Art Radar guide


Art Radar looks at the intriguing and flourishing art scene in Azerbaijan’s capital, Baku, and provides tips for where to find contemporary art when you visit.

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YARAT launches first permanent space in Baku


Leading Azeri nonprofit art organisation YARAT opened their new Contemporary Art Centre in Baku in March 2015 with a solo exhibition by prominent Iranian artist Shirin Neshat.

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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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6 Azerbaijani artists to know


Art Radar profiles 6 Azeri contemporary artists represented by Yarat the leading nonprofit contemporary art organisation in Azerbaijan.

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