Contemporary Art from the Barjeel Art Foundation at Toronto’s Aga Khan Museum


Select pieces from Barjeel Art Foundation land in Toronto for first exhibition in North America.

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“Terms and Conditions” apply: Arab art in Singapore – picture feast


Singapore Art Museum’s group show “Terms and Conditions”, from 28 June to 8 September 2013, is the first major show featuring Arab artists in South East Asia, as part of the development of political, economical and cultural ties between Singapore and the Gulf region.

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Echo: Support for contemporary Iraqi art


Art Radar interviews Rijin Sahakian on the functions of Echo, a non-profit organisation formed in 2011 to support the growth of contemporary visual art in Iraq and its diaspora.

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Art Radar’s top four artist picks at Cairo International Biennale


ART BIENNIAL AFRICA EGYPT The opening ceremony of the 11th Cairo International Biennale took place on 21 December 2008. Past versions of this state-organised biennial have been slammed by critics: The 10th edition of the Cairo International Biennale could have very … Continue reading