“But Still Tomorrow Builds into My Face”: exploring history, conflict and identity at Lawrie Shabibi, Dubai

A group exhibition revisits the disappearance and loss of cultural and other types of heritage in the Middle East.

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“A sliver of history”: Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi and Suheyla Takesh on Barjeel Art Foundation – interview

“Publicly accessible” collection examines socio-political themes amidst turbulent times. Art Radar speaks with Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi and curator Suheyla Takesh to learn the story behind the Barjeel Art Foundation’s most “iconic” masterpiece and one of the organisation’s most recent acquisitions.  The Barjeel … Continue reading

A tale of two cities: Andy Warhol and Ai Weiwei at the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne

The exhibition “Andy Warhol | Ai Weiwei” at the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne explores modern and contemporary art, life and cultural politics.

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Broad Art Museum celebrates Bangladeshi artists Tayeba Begum Lipi and Mahbubur Rahman with joint exhibition

Acclaimed Bangladeshi artists Tayeba Begum Lipi and Mahbubur Rahman confront gender specific violence and the offshoots of socio-political conflict in their first joint exhibition at the Broad Art Museum.

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Iran beyond conflict: the colourful world of Sassan Behnam Bakhtiar – interview

Art Radar speaks with Sassan Behnam Bakhtiar to learn more about his unmistakable style, burgeoning art foundation and upcoming series of interactive art films.

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“Where We Are Standing”: 3 contemporary Iranian women artists at Edward Hopper House Art Center

“Where We Are Standing: Contemporary Women Artists from Iran” takes an intimate look at artists’ “diasporic biographies” through the complexities of Iran’s socio-political milieu.

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“Indo Pop: Indonesian Art from APT7”: a new generation of Indonesian artists

“Indo Pop: Indonesian Art from APT7”, held in the Gold Coast City Gallery from 6 February to 20 March 2016, brings together nine new important works from a young generation of Indonesian artists.

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