Aram American National Museum
"Digital Spirituality" (detail), by Amr Alnagmah, 2016. Mixed media installation.

Epicenter X: Saudi Contemporary Art in Dearborn, MI

  • through October 1, 2017
  • Arab American National Museum, Dearborn, MI
The first of its kind from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to appear in...
Usha and Lakshmi N. Mittal. Photo The Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
"Traditional Indian Festivals," by M. F. Husain, 2008–2011.

India Modern: The Paintings of M. F. Husain

  • July 14, 2017 through March 4, 2018
  • Art Institute of Chicago
This special installation—the centerpiece of the Art Institute of...

The Common Thread: The Warp and Weft of Thinking

  • through August 27, 2017
  • Weltkulturen Museum, Frankfurt
Threads, materials and patterns, as a natural part of our daily lives, are taken for granted. Around the world, textile ideas and terms inform our language, stories and myths. Making textiles...
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Carpets for Kings: Six Masterpieces of Iranian Weaving

  • through August 27, 2017
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
This exhibition features six small carpets of the 16th and 17th centuries recently conserved by the museum. They include two lively, 16th-century animal combat examples, one ...
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Carpets for Kings: Six Masterpieces of Iranian Weaving

  • through August 27, 2017
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
This exhibition features six small Persian carpets of the 16th and 17th centuries that have recently been conserved by the museum. The carpets include two lively 16th-century animal combat...
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Les Initiés: Select Works from the African Art Collection of Jean Pigozzi (1989-2009)

  • through August 28, 2017
  • Foundation Luis Vuitton, Paris
This exhibition is comprised of works by 15 leading artists from the contemporary African art collection of businessman Jean Pigozzi, and it is presented for the first time in Paris....
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Shift: Dana Awartani, Reem al-Nasser and Zahra al-Ghamdi

  • through September 2, 2017
  • The Mosaic Rooms, London
The Mosaic Rooms presents the UK debut of three young female artists from Saudi Arabia: Dana Awartani, Zahrah al-Ghamdi and Reem al-Nasser, who each respond to their experiences of...
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An Uncanny Impulse

  • through September 3, 2017
  • Casa Árabe, Madrid
In defiance of time, the act of collecting has been considered as an act of salvation that strives to accommodate, appropriate and extend knowledge as presented through objects. This...
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Revival

  • through September 10, 2017
  • National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.
In celebration of this year's 30th anniversary of the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA), this exhibit presents contemporary sculptors and photo-based artists whose arresting esthetics...
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Breeze 2017: Róza El-Hassan

  • through September 17, 2017
  • Red Star Line Museum, Antwerp
Having built a dome that acts as a model for a community building in Syria, adorned with drawings and sculptures, this installation by Hungarian-Syrian artist Róza El-Hassan ...
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Batik Textiles of Java

  • through September 17, 2017
  • Art Institute of Chicago
The Indonesian island of Java is the principal source of the brilliant textiles known as batiks. The term batik derives from the Malay word meaning to draw with a broken dot or line and refers to...
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