VPS returns

Sharjah Art Foundation’s annual photography exhibition Vantage Point Sharjah returns for its 11th edition from 14 October to 14 January, featuring artists “whose work challenges established notions of photographic practices” – four individuals and one collective, chosen through an international [ … ]


Vantage Point Sharjah winners

Sharjah Art Foundation has announced the five winners of this year’s Vantage Point Photography Awards, presented during the opening of the Vantage Point Sharjah exhibition at Al Hamriyah Studios last Friday. First prize and $5,000 went to Md Fazla Rabbi [ … ]


Xposure gets a gallery

Sharjah’s Xposure International Photography Festival is adding a year-round presence with the launch of Gallery X, a permanent gallery for a curated selection of photography. Gallery X, which will open 20 December, will be housed in the Al Majaz Amphitheatre [ … ]


Vantage Point Sharjah 9 awards

Sharjah Art Foundation announced the winners of its inaugural photography prize at the opening of Vantage Point Sharjah 9 (VPS9) in Al Hamriyah Studios. Presenting works by 53 photographers from 30 countries ad selected from more than 500 entries, the [ … ]


Bulgari backs Dubai Culture’s talent

The Bulgari Contemporary Art Award is a new addition to the roster of opportuniites available to UAE-based artists. It’s not an open call, however, despite the promises that it will “support and inspire talents and empower them to be globally [ … ]