Art internships and opportunities | 2017 Songzhuang International Photo Biennale, Free Arts NYC, Biennale of Contemporary African Art Dak’Art… 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

French-Algerian artist Kader Attia’s “Sacrifice and Harmony” at the Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt

The Museum für Moderne Kunst Frankfurt am Main opened a solo exhibition of the work of Franco-Algerian artist Kader Attia who investigates the long lasting effects colonialism has had on non-Western culture.

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16 Algerian contemporary artists to know now

Contemporary artists residing in Algeria and abroad look beyond its colonial past to uncover new ground. Algeria’s long history of colonialism and conquest provides complex narratives and fertile ground for contemporary artists who push the boundaries between tradition and modernity, … Continue reading

Kampala Art Biennale 2014: A new contemporary art stage for Africa

Kampala Art Biennale’s inaugural edition to launch with 100 artworks by 45 artists who engage with Africa today, its social, cultural and political development.

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African queer art attacked and banned – Dak’Art 2014

The Senegalese government shut down all LGBTI themed exhibitions at Dak’Art 2014, after the plight of a groundbreaking but short-lived exhibition on LGBTI African art caused controversy over fundamentalism and censorship as the hosting gallery was attacked by extremist Islamic groups.

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10 African artists to know at Dak’Art 2014 | Senegal

Ranging from sculptors to photographers, Art Radar profiles ten artists to look out for at Dak’Art 2014. The eleventh edition of Africa’s major contemporary art event, the Biennale of Dakar, popularly known as Dak’Art, will take place from 9 May … Continue reading

North African-born curator Abdellah Karroum to direct International Contemporary Art Prize

The Prince Pierre Foundation has brought on Moroccan-born curator Abdellah Karroum as an Artistic Director for their triennial International Contemporary Art Prize.

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