“Patani Semasa”: representing the tumultuous Patani Region at MAIIAM, Chiang Mai


MAIIAM features the work of artists who have engaged with the politics of representation of Southern Thailand’s tumultuous Patani Region.

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Inspired by simplicity : British artist Shahida Ahmed – in conversation


Art Radar catches up with Shahida Ahmed to find out more about how her work transcends cultures, faiths and race.

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Louvre Abu Dhabi: the “museum-city” set to open in the Arabian Gulf in November 2017


The long-awaited Louvre Abu Dhabi will open its doors to the public on 11 November 2017.

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Art on the Wall: from North Africa… with spray cans, a pencil and a camera


Art Radar has a look at 3 inspiring street artists from North Africa.

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Comics and calligraphy : British-Iranian artist Jason Noushin – in conversation


Diaspora artist bursts onto international art scene with found paper and Persian script mash-ups.

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Bahia Shehab and eL Seed to receive UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture


Bahia Shehab and eL Seed receive UNESCO Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture for their calligraffiti art practices.

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Lust for life: contemporary women artists on “Radical Love: Female Lust” at The Crypt Gallery


A bold group show at the Crypt Gallery in London shines a light on the passionate strength of female artists across cultures and centuries.

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