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A New Miami Icon

Miami’s newest contemporary art museum opened on December 1 in the Design District, to coincide with Art Basel and Design Miami. Following in the footsteps of the venerable Bass Museum, which reopened in October after years of renovation, the Institute of Contemporary Art Miami unveiled a spectacular new building designed by Madrid-based Aranguren + Gallegos […]

What to see at Design Miami 2017

Design Miami/ is the global forum for design. Each fair brings together the most influential collectors, gallerists, designers, curators, and critics from around the world in celebration of design culture and commerce. Occurring alongside the Art Basel fairs in Miami, Florida, each December and Basel, Switzerland, each June, Design Miami/ has become the premier venue […]

The Art of Moving

Carrying viewers through the most elegant of journeys, the Louis Vuitton Time Capsule Exhibition in Dubai Mall holds true to the brand’s identity, moving visitors through over 160 years of a dedicated exploration in the act of traveling. From his beginning as an emballeur, or expert packer, Louis Vuitton’s close relationship with the contemporary voyageur […]

BREATHE | (2017)

BREATHE | (2017) In Cinemas November 23 VOX Cinemas Director: Andy Serkis Writer: William Nicholson (screenplay) Stars: Diana Rigg, Claire Foy, Andrew Garfield Genres: Biography | Drama | Romance For his directorial debut, Andy Serkis brings to life the inspiring true love story between Robin and Diana Cavendish (Andrew Garfield, Claire Foy), an adventurous couple […]

Tasmeem Fair 2017

The fair  is an intiative peresented by the SAUDI ART COUNCIL headed by HRH princess JAWAHER BINT MAJED ALSAUD. This event is the first of its kind in Saudi Arabia to reinforce the roles of interior designers and architects in the society. It is a platform to allow the designers to showcase their designs to an international […]

Iman Issa’s Heritage Studies

Iman Issa’s Heritage Studies (2015–ongoing) combines a Brancusi like modernism with details from architectural remains, which provides a meditation on heritage broadly. On view at the Hamburger Bahnhof and shortlisted for the Preis der Nationalgalerie, 2017, Issa’s objects act as hybrid figures that in turn question what types of forms we inherit today from the […]

EMERGEAST Auction | Edition 4

EMERGEAST, the first online art gallery for emerging Middle Eastern artists hosted its fourth live art auction in a series of dynamic annual auctions in Dubai. The interactive event took place at Le Cirque, the Ritz-­‐Carlton in Dubai’s DIFC district. The night opened to a thriving reception of 150 guests engaging with artworks followed by […]

Performa 17 Opening Week Review

Performa is a renowned Performance Art biennial founded in 2004 by RoseLee Goldberg, an art historian, author and curator who arrived in New York in 1975 and continues to commission performance by international visual artists across an array of sites in New York City. For two to three weeks biannually, the city becomes a platform […]

Dubai Design Week 2017 in pictures

For the third edition of Dubai Design Week, the weeklong event returns with a larger more diverse programme, strengthening Dubai’s position as a global hub for the design and creative industries. Dubai Design Week is taking place from the 13th to 18th of November to across the city with over 550 designers participating in a […]

Sotheby’s Inaugural “Boundless: Dubai” Nets $3.6 Million in Sales, Far Exceeding Expectations

Sotheby’s first auction in Dubai took place on November 13, setting numerous record prices for artists from the region and helping to further cement Dubai’s place as a center for cultural commerce. Entitled “Boundless: Dubai,” the auction saw five record prices for artists from the region, including Ali Banisadr’s mesmerizing canvas In Media Res, which […]