Between hospitality and hostility: Iranian artist Abbas Akhavan at DRAF Studio London


Art Radar takes a look at Abbas Akhavan’s creative practice and his exploration of the tension between hospitality and hostility in his latest solo exhibition in London.

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“Recollections for a Room”: Iranian-American artist Kamrooz Aram at Green Art Gallery, Dubai – in conversation


Kamrooz Aram explores the complexities and contradictions of painting in “Recollections For a Room” at Green Art Gallery Dubai.

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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

Art jobs and opportunities | The Victoria & Albert Museum, Future Generation Art Prize… and more


Looking for new career options in the arts? Art Radar Opportunities is an archive of openings in the visual art world.  Whether you are an artist or an aspiring curator, a market analyst or a scholar, Art Radar Opportunities has listings that will pique your interest. Every week … Continue reading

Abbas Akhavan wins Sobey Art Award 2015


Toronto-based, Iranian artist Abbas Akhavan wins the coveted Canadian art prize.

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Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme win Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015


The Palestinian artist-duo win the 8th edition of the prestigious Dubai-based art award.

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Moroccan artist Yto Barrada wins the Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015


Yto Barrada named as the winner of the Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015. In the new format of the prize, the French-Moroccan multimedia artist is the only artist to be awarded USD100,000 to produce the central piece of the Prize’s 2015 exhibition at Art Dubai.

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Weekly jobs and opportunities | Centre for Contemporary Art Deputy Director, MeetFactory residency


Looking for new career options in the arts? Art Radar Opportunities is a convenient archive of openings in the visual art world. Every week we add new positions suitable for a variety of backgrounds and levels of experience. Whether you’re … Continue reading