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JUNE'S TOP EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS 2019

June 3, 2019

Our June newsletter is out: Your guide to the world of Contemporary Middle Eastern art, with a unique online compilation of events... and more!

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Shirin Neshat and Fereydoun Ave's The Book of Kings Exhibition Launches In Total Arts Dubai

May 29, 2019 - Rebecca Proctor

This March, Shirin Neshat and Fereydoun Ave jointly exhibit separate bodies of work similarly named The Book of Kings or Shahnameh after the work by the epic poem by the 10th-century Persian poet Ferdowsi. Rebecca Anne Proctor explores the artistic and intellectual dialogue between the two artists.

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Masoud Akhavanjam's steel sculptures that tell Persian mythologies. Art in Venice, Biennale 2019

May 7, 2019 - Sylvia Dembner

Iranian sculptor Masoud Akhavanjam will exhibit two stainless steel sculptures as part of the exhibition PERSONAL STRUCTURES - open borders of the GAA Foundation, alongside the 2019 Venice Biennale.

The sculptures 'Dilemma of Man' and 'Metamorphosis' will be exhibited publicly on the Venice waterfront, Giardini Marinaressa, from 5 May to 29 November 2019. 

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MAY'S TOP EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS 2019

May 2, 2019

Our May newsletter is out: Your guide to the world of Contemporary Middle Eastern art, with a unique online compilation of events... and more!

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ARMIN AMIRIAN: 2018 OOSHOT AWARD EXHIBITION

April 17, 2019

Following his prestigious selection as Finalist with Special Mention at the Ooshot Award, JRFA Iranian artist Armin Amirian will be showing his “A”ar, Tent and Clothes photo series at the 2018 Ooshot Award Exhibition, from April 19 to April 28, 2019, at les Magasins généraux in Pantin, Grand Paris, France.

Being the first Photographic Commission Prize, the Ooshot Award wishes to reward visions of authors and artists serving brands, companies and institutions.

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APRIL'S TOP EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS 2019

April 2, 2019

Our April newsletter is out: Your guide to the world of Contemporary Middle Eastern art

For everyone who visited Art Dubai and the Sharjah Biennale last month, we hope you had a wonderful and as inspirationally art-filled trip as we did! But if you didn't, don't forget there are many exciting events to look forward to...

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MARCH'S TOP EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS 2019

March 7, 2019

Our March newsletter is out: Your guide to the world of Contemporary Middle Eastern art

With the official start of Spring just round the corner, we are excited by the lengthening of the days and the numerous art events taking place this month. There is a lot happening!...

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FEBRUARY'S TOP EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS 2019

February 1, 2019

Our Februay newsletter is out: Your guide to the world of Contemporary Middle Eastern art

We hope you had a relaxing and positive January, despite the weather! As the art world is picking up again after a restorative break, we have many exciting events to look forward to...

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JANUARY'S TOP EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS 2019

January 2, 2019

Our first newsletter of the year is out!

We hope you are enjoying a relaxing holiday and have had a chance to catch up with friends and family.

As we put another year behind us and enter 2019, we remind ourselves that art is a powerful expression of humanity and of global shared ideologies. And as such our understanding and appreciation of it is ever more necessary.

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