Photo Gallery: Indian artist Shelly Jyoti’s “Khadi March” at India Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Delhi artist Shelly Jyoti, known for her textile-based installations, presents her newest series dedicated to the lives of spinners, weavers and traditional artisans. Shelly Jyoti revisits Gandhian philosophies through multimedia artworks using khadi textile, ajrakh printing and kantha embroidery to … Continue reading

Kader Attia wins Prix Marcel Duchamp 2016

The French-Algerian artist was announced as the winner of the Prix Marcel Duchamp 2016 on Tuesday, 18 October 2016 at Centre Pompidou in Paris. Presented by ADIAF in partnership with Centre Pompidou, the Prix Marcel Duchamp honours a French artist … Continue reading

Inhabiting multiple spaces: Nigerian-born artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby’s “Portals” at Victoria Miro Gallery, London

On display through 5 November, “Portals” presents the multimedia work of artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby, the 2016 winner of the Prix Canson, with luxurious scenes of everyday life layered with enduring references to Nigerian popular culture, the artist’s personal life and politics.

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On Religion, Tradition, Politics and Multiculturalism: Pakistani artist Hamra Abbas – in conversation

Pakistani artist Hamra Abbas talks about her life as a “multicultural journey” on view at Dubai’s Lawrie Shabibi Gallery.

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Photo Gallery: Singapore AP photojournalist Wong Maye-E’s “North of the DMZ”

Singapore’s Objectifs Centre for Photography and Film holds first solo exhibition of Singaporean photojournalist and her series on North Korea until 15 October 2016.

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Ode to modernity: China’s Mao Tongqiang – artist profile

Mao Tongqiang critiques China’s socio-political landscape with large-scale installations of archival documents, ancient scripts and found objects.

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Jerusalem Show VIII: Before and After Origins in Palestine

The Jerusalem Show VIII opens at Al-Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art during Palestine’s biennale Qalandiya International.

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“Ecstasy as Sublime, Heart as Vector”: Pakistan’s Shahzia Sikander – artist profile

Shahzia Sikander’s “outburst of energy, imagination, and creativity” is on show at MAXXI in Rome until 23 October 2016.

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