PHOTOFAIRS announces new sister fair in San Francisco

PHOTOFAIRS, organised by the World Photography Organisation (WPO), will open a new fair in 2017 in San Francisco.

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Rana Begum wins Abraaj Group Art Prize 2017

The Abraaj Group announces an all women line up of winning artists and the curator for 2017 Abraaj Group Art Prize.

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Photo Gallery: Egyptian artist Wael Shawky and his Crusades at Kunsthaus Bregenz, Austria

Kunsthaus Bregenz features the Egyptian artist’s latest works on the history of the Crusades from an Arab perspective. On show until 23 October 2016 are parts of Wael Shawky’s Cabaret Crusades (2010-2013) trilogy, alongside displays of the marionettes used in … Continue reading

“Metamorphosis”: Chinese new media artist Miao Xiaochun at Klein Sun Gallery – in pictures

Klein Sun Gallery in New York showcases Chinese new media artist Miao Xiaochun’s recent painting and animation.

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Ateneo Art Awards 2016 announce winners

Out of a shortlist of 12, the Ateneo Art Awards identify leading young artists from the Philippines. The winners of the Ateneo Art Awards 2016 draw on ethnographic approaches in order to explore social and environmental issues. The Ateneo Art Awards … Continue reading

Israeli artist Yael Bartana’s ‘Inferno’ at Trondheim Kunstmuseum, Norway

Israeli Yael Bartana creates a hellish drama out of religious devotion through “historical pre-enactment” at Trondheim Kunstmuseum.

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Quirky and ingenious: Hong Kong artist Samson Young at Experimenter Gallery, Kolkata

Hong Kong sonic artist Samson Young takes sound art to the next level with his debut solo in India at Experimenter Gallery in Kolkata.

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“Oceanic feeling”: Sriwhana Spong and Maria Taniguchi at ICA Singapore

The Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore presents a major survey exhibition of New Zealand artist Sriwhana Spong and Filipino Maria Taniguchi.

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