Expanding the reach of UAE galleries and art with public programming: Abu Dhabi Art 2017 – round-up


Now in its ninth year, Abu Dhabi Art boasts an extensive yet intimate portrayal of UAE galleries and artists, with a keen focus on public programming.

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Sharjah Art Foundation announces curators of Sharjah Biennial 14


The Sharjah Art Foundation announces Omar Kholeif, Zoe Butt and Claire Tancons as the curators of Sharjah Biennial 14 taking place in 2019.

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Omar Kholeif Leads New Global Visions Initiative at MCA Chicago


The Museum Contemporary Art Chicago launches its Global Visions Initiative with the aim of becoming the most forward thinking museum in North America.

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Holiday art gifts: 8 contemporary art, art history and artisan books for the ‘Asian art lover’


Art Radar handpicks 8 contemporary art, art history and artisan books on the broad subject of Asian art.

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“Europa”: Palestinian artist Emily Jacir at Whitechapel Gallery in London


“Emily Jacir: Europa”, running at London’s Whitechapel Gallery until 3 January 2016, is the first comprehensive exhibition in the United Kingdom exploring the output of Palestinian artist Emily Jacir.

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Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme win Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015


The Palestinian artist-duo win the 8th edition of the prestigious Dubai-based art award.

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Armory Focus 2015: Art from the Middle East, North Africa and the Mediterranean – in pictures


Armory Focus 2015, a curated section dedicated to art from a specific region of the globe, brings together art from the Middle East, North Africa and the Mediterranean at this year’s Armory Show.

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Art Dubai’s technology-focused Global Art Forum 2015


Entitled “Download Update?”, the 9th edition of the Global Art Forum brings together directors from leading art dotcoms to debate on the theme of technologies and their impact on art and culture.

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