Jameel Prize 4 announces shortlisted artists


London’s V&A has announced its shortlist of 11 artists and designers for the upcoming Jameel Prize 2016, which will be launched in June at the Pera Museum in Istanbul.

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Love in a Caucasian Climate: Central Asian art at the Venice Biennale 2013 – picture feast


“Love Me, Love Me Not”, an exhibition of contemporary art from Azerbaijan and surrounding countries, aims to open up conversations about the Caucasus at the 55th Venice Biennale.

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Emerging artists: 4 top posts from 2010 to 2011


In the fourth post of our ongoing ‘Lists’ series, we dig deep into our archives to bring you the best and brightest posts written by us on the topic of ‘Emerging artists’.

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“Angels in Combat”, contemporary Islamic art by Afruz Amighi


Islamic art is moving into the contemporary realm. Award-winning Iranian artist Afruz Amighi exhibited Islamic-inspired work in Dubai earlier this year.

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