Sara Raza appointed as Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Middle East and North Africa

London-based curator, critic and editor Sara Raza has been selected for the two-year residency as Guggenheim UBS MAP Curator, Middle East and North Africa.

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10 art magazines for curators

Art Radar brings you 10 magazines for art curators. The curatorial profession is in constant evolution and transformation, and curatorial theory and practice need a variety of platforms for debate and discussion around their role in the contemporary art world. … Continue reading

Curator Riyas Komu on political football and the Kochi-Muziris Biennale – video

Kochi-Muziris Biennale co-curator Riyas Komu shared his thoughts on football, conflict resolution and his curatorial practice during ECH 2014.

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Destination Singapore: Art fairs head to the Southeast

More international art platforms turn to Singapore to establish a foothold in South East Asia. Art Radar talks to the directors of MIA&D and Singapore Art Fair, as well as the curator of the Lebanon Pavillion of the Singapore Art Fair about what the city-state has to offer.

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UK’s largest exhibition of Chinese art at Asia Triennial Manchester – in pictures

Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art’s Jiang Jiehong tells Art Radar about curating shows in 6 venues in Manchester featuring 30 renowned Chinese artists as part of Asia Triennial 2014 themed “Conflict and Compassion”.

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Curating the contemporary biennial: Ranjit Hoskote at Experimenter Curators’ Hub 2014 – video

Indian cultural theorist, poet and curator Ranjit Hoskote, talks about curating contemporary art at the Experimenter Curators’ Hub (ECH) 2014.

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Moroccan artist Yto Barrada wins the Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015

Yto Barrada named as the winner of the Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015. In the new format of the prize, the French-Moroccan multimedia artist is the only artist to be awarded USD100,000 to produce the central piece of the Prize’s 2015 exhibition at Art Dubai.

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