Contemporary art in Baku: Art Radar guide


Art Radar looks at the intriguing and flourishing art scene in Azerbaijan’s capital, Baku, and provides tips for where to find contemporary art when you visit.

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YARAT launches first permanent space in Baku


Leading Azeri nonprofit art organisation YARAT opened their new Contemporary Art Centre in Baku in March 2015 with a solo exhibition by prominent Iranian artist Shirin Neshat.

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6 Azerbaijani artists to know


Art Radar profiles 6 Azeri contemporary artists represented by Yarat the leading nonprofit contemporary art organisation in Azerbaijan.

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Central Asia in focus at Art Dubai: Marker 2014 – in pictures


The Marker section of Art Dubai 2014 (at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, from 19 to 22 March 2014) featured art from Central Asia and the Caucasus region, curated by the art collective Slavs and Tatars.

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7 influential women artists from Asia-Pacific


Art Radar pays tribute to 7 women artists that have made an impact on the global art stage on the occasion of the recent International Women’s Day, which takes place annually on 8 March to celebrate women’s economic, political, and social achievements.

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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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