“Something for the Touts, the Nuns, the Grocery Clerks and You”: Iranian artist Farhad Ahrarnia at Lawrie Shabibi, Dubai


Iranian-born artist Farhad Ahrarnia explores urban spaces and the effects of modernisation in his recent solo exhibition at Lawrie Shabibi in Dubai.

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“The Unity of Time and Place”: Iranian artist Mahmoud Bakhshi at narrative projects, London


Mahmoud Bakhshi explores the unresolved triggers of the 1979 Iranian Revolution in “The Unity of Time and Place” at Londoner narrative projects gallery.

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“Déformation Professionnelle”: Iranian artist Nairy Baghramian at S.M.A.K. Ghent


Iranian artist Nairy Baghramian reflects on the professional implications of being an artist today.

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10 highlights from Chobi Mela International Festival of Photography 2017, Dhaka


Held biennially since 2000, the ninth edition of the Chobi Mela International Festival of Photography is shaped around the theme of transition.

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“In the Heart of the Cosmos”: Asad Faulwell at Lawrie Shabibi, Dubai – in pictures


Iranian-American artist Asad Faulwell develops new work for his ongoing series “Les Femmes d’Alger”.

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5 exhibitions to see in London this Christmas 2016


From Ai Weiwei to Dayanita Singh and start architect Zaha Hadid, London offers some unmissable shows this December.

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“Recollections for a Room”: Iranian-American artist Kamrooz Aram at Green Art Gallery, Dubai – in conversation


Kamrooz Aram explores the complexities and contradictions of painting in “Recollections For a Room” at Green Art Gallery Dubai.

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