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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10 amazing artworks at Frieze London 2014

As the 12th edition of Frieze London comes underway, Art Radar picks 10 art pieces hailing from Asia.

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The V&A’s Islamic art exhibition goes on tour in Russia

London’s Victoria and Albert Museum tours The Jameel Prize 3 shortlist exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art and Design in Kazan and Moscow, Russia, as part of the UK-Russia Year of Culture 2014.

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Rashid Rana show proof of Musée Guimet new contemporary acquisition policy – interview with curators

INTERVIEW ASIAN ART MUSEUM CONTEMPORARY ART PAKISTANI ARTISTS Revolutions come far and few in between in the museum world. This season promises to be different. The Musée Guimet, France’s leading ancient Asian art museum, has opened its doors to contemporary Asian … Continue reading