Art

Getting geared up for Art Week

Art Week is back for its ninth edition, the region’s largest cultural festival that pivots on the somewhat specialised atmosphere of Art Dubai but extends its reach across three Emirates – Abu and Sharjah as […]

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FOCAL POINT: a new annual art book fair for Sharjah

Art books generally fall into two categories – books about art and/or artists, in which case the writing is the important characteristic: and books that are intended to be looked at, where its design and […]

Art Fair

Art Dubai beefs up the team and confirms sponsors

Art Dubai has announced that Chloe Vaitsou will be joining the team as International Director, working alongside the longstanding Artistic Director Pablo del Val. Together they will oversee the direction of the fair, with Vaitsou’s […]

Art Fair

Reflection: a new arts festival for Sharjah

Sharjah has massive international cultural credibility already, with the Biennial, the museums, the Maraya Arts Centre, and the Sharjah Arts Foundation. But it seems that’s not enough: this December sees the arrival of “Sharjah’s first […]

Art

Artists for SB14

The next Sharjah Biennial – SB14, running 7 March to 10 June 2019 – will show just short of 90 artists from around the globe and more than 60 new commissions. There’s a very contemporary […]