Lisson Gallery London
Installation view, Lisson Gallery, London

Bouchra Khalili:The Mapping Journey Project

  • through March 18, 2017
  • Lisson Gallery, London
This multi-channel video installation, aiming to drawn an...
Tor Eigeland
Dream-like image of a woman silently punting her slender canoe pre-dawn in the Central Marshes, Iraq, 1967.

Other Worlds

  • through March 22, 2017
  • Duke's Gallery, Brewery Square, Dorchester, UK
Norway-born Tor Eigeland has traveled the world as a renowned...
Courtesy of Nance Collection, McClure Archives and University Museum, University of Central Missouri
Ankle bracelet, silver and brass, 6.99 cm x 10.80 cm.

Traditional Arts of the Bedouin

  • through April 29, 2017
  • Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts at Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida
For many, the word "Bedouin" stirs up images of shifting sands...
Helen Zughaib
"Generations Lost," by artist Helen Zughaib.

Women's Invitational Exhibition 2017

  • March 1, 2017 through March 26, 2017
  • Eisemann Center of Performing and Visual Arts, Richardson, TX
This exhibition presents the works of ten minority women practicing in...

Syria: A Living History

  • through February 26, 2017
  • Aga Khan Museum, Toronto
This exhibition brings together more than 5,000 years of art to highlight the contributions that the diverse cultures within Syria—Mesopotamian, Greek, Roman, Byzantine, Persian, Ottoman and...

Ocean Explorers: From Sindbad to Marco Polo

  • through February 26, 2017
  • Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris
Guided by the legendary Sindbad as well as the historical geographer al-Idrisi,  explorer Ibn Battuta and others, this exhibit  sets sail on a voyage of discovery from...

Malick Sidibe': The Eye of Modern Mali

  • through February 26, 2017
  • Somerset House
This is the first major solo exhibition in the UK of the "Eye of Bamako" who gave the world a vivid glimpse into African youth culture of the 1960s and '70s. Acclaimed for...

Uncovering Hoards

  • through February 26, 2017
  • The Barber Institute of Fine Arts, University of Birmingham, UK
Buried treasure—and the excitement of discovering it—lies at the heart of this fascinating exhibition exploring coin hoards. The collection contains coins from no fewer than 48 hoards...

And I, Will I Forget?

  • through February 26, 2017
  • Sabrina Amrani Gallery
This is the first solo show in Spain by Manal Al Dowayan of Saudi Arabia. Here, she displays a selection of works from an eponymous series that delves into the transience of memory and the act...

Bouchra Khalili:The Mapping Journey Project

  • through March 18, 2017
  • Lisson Gallery, London
This multi-channel video installation, aiming to drawn an alternative practice of map-making and consisting of eight films, is the first major solo exhibition in the United Kingdom by Moroccan...

Art Dubai

  • March 15, 2017 through March 18, 2017
  • Art Dubai Contemporary
With roots in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia, the Gulf region's leading international art fair presents its 11th annual edition with 92 galleries from 44 countries, from the...

Phantom Punch: Contemporary Art from Saudi Arabia in Lewiston, Maine

  • through March 18, 2017
  • Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, Maine
The artists featured in this exhibition explore topics including narratives and esthetics of Islamic culture in an era of globalization as well as consumerism and the position of women in...

Y. Z. Kami: Endless Prayers

  • through March 19, 2017
  • Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Prayer, an act both physical and transcendent, is grounded in the world of time and space but sustained by the perception of something that exists beyond embodied reality. It evokes a state...
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