A flourishing Iranian art market: Tehran Auction of Contemporary Art 2018 – round-up


The 8th edition of the Tehran Auction of Contemporary Iranian Art took place on 12 January 2018, breaking auction records.

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“Translating Images”: Iranian artist Farhad Moshiri goes West


Art Basel Miami Beach hosted the conversation “Translating Images” in conjunction with “Farhad Moshiri: Go West”, curated by José Carlos Diaz for the Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh.

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What to see in Paris during FIAC 2017


Art Radar selects a few events and highlights not to miss at and during FIAC 2017 in Paris.

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A catalyst for growth in the Middle East: Director Antonia Carver on Art Dubai 2014 – interview


Art Dubai Director Antonia Carver talks to Art Radar about the fair, its significance in the region and in the world, and how it’s actively supporting cultural development.

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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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Middle Eastern and Chinese contemporary art short courses Christie’s and Sotheby’s – winter/spring 2011


Londoners or New Yorkers can learn about the art of China at both Sotheby’s Institute and Christie’s Education this February and May, although those in London get the added bonus of having the opportunity to attend a evening lectures on Middle Eastern contemporary art throughout May and June. Read on for more.

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Sotheby's to hold first ever international auction house sale of calligraphy in Doha


ART MARKET ART AUCTIONS CALLIGRAPHY DOHA Sotheby’s London recently announced it will hold the first ever international auction house sale dedicated solely to calligraphy in Doha, Qatar, at The Ritz-Carlton Doha hotel, on 15 December. The groundbreaking calligraphy auction Hurouf: The Art of … Continue reading