“Phantom Punch”: contemporary art from Saudi Arabia at Bates College, Lewiston

“Phantom Punch” presents contemporary art from Saudi Arabia as part of a a larger ongoing project of four coordinated group exhibitions of Saudi art in the United States.

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Exhibition at United Nations shines light on Saudi female artisans

Cultural heritage of rural Southern Saudi Arabia in danger of being lost forever.

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“First Look” at the Asian Art Museum reveals a strategy of expansion

San Francisco’s Asian Art Museum unveils its growing contemporary art collection.

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Art Radar’s top 10 booths to visit at Art Basel Hong Kong 2015

As Art Basel Hong Kong has finally opened its doors, Art Radar picks top 10 booths to visit at this year’s edition.

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Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 now a key fixture on the global art calendar – Fair round up

Art Basel Hong Kong 2014 closed on 18 May 2014 with USD1 billion worth of art on sale and over 65,000 visitors confirming its place on the global art calendar.

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Saudi artist builds Amen Art Foundation for younger generation

Saudi Arabia to get first foundation run for artists, by artist Riyadh-based conceptual artist Abdulnasser Gharem plans to open an arts foundation supporting emerging artists in the Saudi capital. The Amen Art Foundation, which does not yet have an official … Continue reading

Middle Eastern art scene develops: 4 top posts

Another addition to Art Radar‘s ‘Lists’ series, this time we bring you four top posts dealing with the developing Middle Eastern art market and its enigmatic artists.

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Important ArtInsight conference on Middle Eastern art market in London – event alert

MIDDLE EAST CONTEMPORARY ART LONDON CONFERENCES ArtInsight, the events partner of leading art market research firm, ArtTactic, has organised what we think looks to be a very important conference for early October in London. State of the Art – Middle East … Continue reading