“The Horse, the Bird, the Tree and the Stone”: Palestinian folklore in the art of Jumana Emil Abboud – artist profile


Palestinian artist Jumana Emil Abboud explores Palestine’s landscape through the lens of folktales and myth.

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“It is Not Necessary to Understand Everything”: Bangladeshi artist Naeem Mohaiemen at Tensta Konsthall, Sweden


Naeem Mohaiemen excavates national and personal histories in his film essay “It is Not Necessary to Understand Everything” on show at the Swedish Tensta Konsthall.

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“Human Love”: remembering Chinese photographer Ren Hang at Fotografiska, Stockholm


Fotografiska in Stockholm holds exhibition of late Chinese photographer Ren Hang’s provocative work until 2 April 2017.

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The body and its emotions: Israeli artist Tamar Ettun’s “The Yellow Who Wants” at Uppsala Art Museum


Israeli artist Tamar Ettun opens her first solo exhibition in Sweden is a discourse between sculpture and performance that examines the body’s relationship to every day objects and by extension the world around us.

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Mien Meo Mieng: Vietnamese contemporary art in Sweden – in pictures


Bildmuseet at Umeå University holds most comprehensive contemporary Vietnamese art exhibition in Sweden to date.

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14 curatorial training programmes in Europe


Art Radar lists 14 curatorial programmes in Europe for young and early-career practitioners looking to gain practical experience and theoretical knowledge.

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Walid Raad’s Lebanon shows in Sweden for first time – picture post


Lebanese-American Walid Raad’s retrospective spans twenty years of artworks that study Beirut, the Lebanese civil war and the Arab art world.

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