Food for Art, Food for Thought: “SNACKS” at Shanghai’s Power Station of Art


“SNACKS” launched on 16 July and will run until 16 October 2016 and features 38 international artists, who are all connected by their involvement with the artist-designed magazine SNACKS.

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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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Kapwani Kiwanga’s largest show to-date, “Ujamaa” at La Ferme du Buisson – in pictures


La Ferme du Buisson reveals the artistic practice of multimedia artist Kapwani Kiwanga in anthropology, investigating popular and vernacular culture as well as the legacies of anti-colonial struggles.

The output of Kapwani Kiwanga’s social science inspired practice includes installation, sound pieces and video. In this new exhibition she has created three site specific installations which build upon and further earlier research the belief systems and Tanzania’s pre- and post-independence trajectories.

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Multimedia artist Nep Sidhu’s “Shadows in the Major Seventh” at Surrey Art Gallery


Emerging artist Nep Sidhu’s “Shadows in the Major Seventh” reveals his multimedia practice which yields explorations around the themes of the divine feminine, ancestor veneration and the intersection of myth and history.

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“The Cyphers”: Hajra Waheed’s intimate stories of military surveillance – artist profile


The Montréal-based Canadian artist showcases her latest projects in “The Cyphers”, her first solo museum exhibition in the United Kingdom.

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Abbas Akhavan wins Sobey Art Award 2015


Toronto-based, Iranian artist Abbas Akhavan wins the coveted Canadian art prize.

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Biennale of Sydney 2012: Canadian artist Erin Manning on Folds to Infinity


In the last of three articles highlighting individual works at the 2012 Biennale of Sydney, Art Radar talks to Canadian artist Erin Manning about her installation and workshop piece Folds to Infinity.

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MoMA collects numerous drawings by Hajra Waheed


Pieces from rising artist Hajra Waheed’s “Antranik Anouchian Passport Portrait Drawing series” were recently acquired by the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

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