Rana Begum wins Abraaj Group Art Prize 2017

The Abraaj Group announces an all women line up of winning artists and the curator for 2017 Abraaj Group Art Prize.

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The space between light and colour: Bangladeshi-British artist Rana Begum – artist profile

Rana Begum’s solo show in London elucidates the artist’s longstanding interest in abstract art, architecture and visualising the divine.

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“A sliver of history”: Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi and Suheyla Takesh on Barjeel Art Foundation – interview

“Publicly accessible” collection examines socio-political themes amidst turbulent times. Art Radar speaks with Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi and curator Suheyla Takesh to learn the story behind the Barjeel Art Foundation’s most “iconic” masterpiece and one of the organisation’s most recent acquisitions.  The Barjeel … Continue reading

An infinite geometry: Rana Begum at Jhaveri Contemporary – in pictures

Weaving a western-influenced minimalist approach with a search for the divine and the unknown steeped in Islamic tradition, Rana Begum explores the infinite possibilities of geometry at Jhaveri Contemporary, Mumbai.

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South Asia in focus: 5 curated shows at Dhaka Art Summit 2014

Art Radar highlights five curated shows at the 2014 edition of Dhaka Art Summit.

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Middle Eastern, Indian, Pakistani artists show seminal works in 3-city exhibition: Lines of Control

MIDDLE EAST SOUTH ASIA ART Two influential art enterprises, Green Cardamom and Middle Eastern gallery The Third Line co-present Lines of Control, a fascinating series of exhibitions in Dubai, Karachi and London comprising both seminal and new works by 18 … Continue reading