Louvre Abu Dhabi: the “museum-city” set to open in the Arabian Gulf in November 2017


The long-awaited Louvre Abu Dhabi will open its doors to the public on 11 November 2017.

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“The Creative Act: Performance, Process, Presence” from the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi museum collection: a transcultural perspective on art since the 1960s


“The Creative Act: Performance, Process, Presence” brings together over 18 artists from the 1960s until now.

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Materiality and Tradition: Korean Dansaekhwa master Chung Chang-Sup – artist profile


Art Radar profiles Dansaekhwa master Chung Chang-Sup, whose series “Meditation” is on show at Galerie Perrotin, Hong Kong, until 21 December 2016.

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The big picture: Iranian-American painter Nicky Nodjoumi – artist profile


Art Radar profiles Iranian-American artist Nicky Nodjoumi, whose large-scale works take an intimate look at the politics of today.

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In between truth and fiction: the art of Lebanon’s Walid Raad at MoMA New York


New York’s MoMA holds the first major American survey show of the influential Lebanese artist Walid Raad, focusing on two of his major projects to date, The Atlas Group and Scratching on things I could disavow.

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Museum acquisitions dominate star-studded Abu Dhabi Art 2015 – round-up


Art Radar brings you highlights from the seventh edition of Abu Dhabi Art, which featured 43 international galleries and a dazzling multidisciplinary programme.

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Technicolour and the silver screen: Youssef Nabil – interview


Art Radar speaks with Egyptian artist Youssef Nabil about his trademarked hand-coloured black and white images and his second video featuring actress Salma Hayek.

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Preview: ArtBahrain 2015


Manama’s Bahrain Bay hosts the inaugural ArtBahrain, the kingdom’s first art fair, from 13 to 16 October 2015, with a showing of local contemporary artists and galleries from the Middle East and beyond.

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