Lebanese artist Rana Hamadeh wins Prix de Rome Visual Arts 2017


Visual and performance artist Rana Hamadeh is unanimously selected as the recipient of the Prix de Rome Visual Arts 2017.

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Floating Worlds: Highlights from the 14th Biennale de Lyon


This year’s Biennale Lyon presents a diverse array of talented artists but leaves the viewer to figure out how it all fits together.

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“Lointains souvenirs” of Indochina and North Africa: Franco-Spanish photographer FLORE – artist profile


Having herself lived part of her childhood in Alexandria, Egypt, the Paris-based Franco-Spanish photographer FLORE develops contemporary photographic projects evoking memories of her past and the past of her family.

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Sharjah Art Foundation announces curators of Sharjah Biennial 14


The Sharjah Art Foundation announces Omar Kholeif, Zoe Butt and Claire Tancons as the curators of Sharjah Biennial 14 taking place in 2019.

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“Shah Abbas and his Page Boy”: Iranian artist Fereydoun Ave at Rossi & Rossi, Hong Kong


The exhibition’s title “Shah Abbas and his Page Boy” references Muhammad Qasim’s 17th century painting of the Safavid ruler Shah Abbas I in the collection of the Musée du Louvre in Paris.

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“Jaonua: The Nothingness & Sanook Dee Museum”: Thailand’s Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook at Tyler Rollins Fine Art – artist profile and interview


Thai artist Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook explores awareness, attachment and the relations between film and buddhism.

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“Terraoptics”: Indian multimedia artist Vivan Sundaram explores ruins at sepia EYE, New York


Vivan Sundaram’s “Terraoptics” continues along his artistic existing trajectory of using found objects, which are also archival objects, to investigate and explore the possibilities of the archive.

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