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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Contemporary Art from the Barjeel Art Foundation at Toronto’s Aga Khan Museum


Select pieces from Barjeel Art Foundation land in Toronto for first exhibition in North America.

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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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Heritage factory renovation to lay new foundations in Sharjah art scene – The National


The National recently reported on two cultural development projects set to grow Sharjah’s cultural footprint. The projects herald further development for the burgeoning art hub.

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Art Dubai’s Global Art Forum 2012 adds days and cities to schedule – event alert


Returning for a sixth year as part of the Art Dubai contemporary art fair, the Global Arts Forum 2012 will expand to six days and spread to two cities.

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Sheikh Sultan opens private collection to public putting Sharjah on the UAE art map


PRIVATE COLLECTIONS PUBLIC GALLERIES SHARJAH In Arabic, the word “barjeel”, from which the Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah, takes its name, means “wind tower”. For collector and owner Sheikh Sultan Sooud al-Qassemi, the euphemism does very little to hide his vision – … Continue reading