Bethlehem Beyond the Wall

  • through February 27, 2018
  • Manhattan College, Bronx, New York
This new traveling exhibition invites viewers to see a familiar place...
Asian Art Museum
Ceremonial deity (bulul), approx. 1930. Philippines; Luzon, Ifugao people. Wood and shell.

Philippine Art: Collecting Art, Collecting Memories

  • through March 11, 2018
  • Asian Art Museum, San Francisco
This exhibit reveals the Philippines' role as a center of artistic...
Ahmed Mater
"Ka'aba," by Ahmed Mater, 2015. C-print, 180.3 x 270.5 cm.

Ahmed Mater: Mecca Journeys

  • December 1, 2017 through April 8, 2018
  • Brooklyn Museum, New York
This exhibition is an unprecedented look into the changes unfolding in...
Aga Khan Museum

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

  • January 20, 2018 through April 8, 2018
  • Aga Khan Museum
The Aga Khan Museum transforms into a mesmerizing world of music...
Kayané Antreassian. Courtesy of the Palestinian Museum
Embroidered jellayeh coat from Galilee, from the collection of Birzeit University Museum.

Labour of Love: New Approaches to Palestinian Embroidery

  • March 18, 2018 through August 25, 2018
  • The Palestinian Museum, Birzeit, Palestine
This exhibition unfolds a material history of Palestine, telling little...
Alif Institute / Christopher Weaver

Atlanta Arab Festival

  • April 21, 2018 through April 22, 2018
  • Alif Center, Atlanta
Enjoy a weekend filled with Arab flavors, sights and sounds. ...

Mohammed Ahmed Ibrahim

  • March 16, 2018 through June 16, 2018
  • Gallery 3 at al-Mureijah Square, Sharjah, UAE
Curated by Sharjah Art Foundation President and Director Hoor al-Qasimi, the exhibition features works by the Emirati artist spanning over three decades. Included are paintings, drawings,...
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The World of the Fatimids

  • March 10, 2018 through July 2, 2018
  • Aga Khan Museum, Toronto
This exhibit bears witness to a dynasty that built one of the world's oldest universities, compiled one of its greatest libraries and fostered a flowering of the arts and sciences. At its...
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Binding the Clouds: The Art of Central Asian Ikat

  • March 10, 2018 through July 9, 2018
  • The George Washington University Museum / The Textile Museum, Washington, D.C.
Across Central Asia, oasis towns were once awash with the rainbow colors of resist-dyed ikat fabrics. Through exceptional artworks recently donated to the museum, this exhibition focuses on...
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Margiana: A Bronze Age Kingdom in Turkmenistan

  • April 27, 2018 through July 10, 2018
  • Neues Museum, Berlin
Margiana is the name of a historical landscape in eastern Turkmenistan that 4,000 years ago was the cradle of a fascinating, advanced Bronze Age civilization. Featured at the heart of this...
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The Prince and the Shah: Royal Portraits from Qajar Iran

  • February 24, 2018 through August 5, 2018
  • Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Washington, D.C.
In our age of social media and selfies, it may be difficult to grasp the importance of painted portraits and studio photographs in 19th-century Persia. During this time, known as the Qajar era...
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Past is Present: Revival Jewelry

  • through August 19, 2018
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Whether copying or choosing motifs to reinterpret, jewelers have always looked to the past for inspiration. The practice became popular in the 19th century, as designers like Castellani, Giacinto...
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From the Lands of Asia: The Sam and Myrna Myers Collection

  • March 4, 2018 through August 19, 2018
  • Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX
When Americans Samuel and Myrna Myers visited Paris in the mid-1960s, they became so enamored with the city that they decided to make it their home. This was where they built an extraordinary...
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Labour of Love: New Approaches to Palestinian Embroidery

  • March 18, 2018 through August 25, 2018
  • The Palestinian Museum, Birzeit, Palestine
This exhibition unfolds a material history of Palestine, telling little-heard stories through the intimate catalyst of clothing. Among the themes are "Intifada dresses" that combine...
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Art and Peoples of the Kharga Oasis

  • through September 30, 2018
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
In 1908 the Metropolitan Museum of Art began to excavate late-antique sites in the Kharga Oasis, located in Egypt's Western Desert. The Museum's archeologists uncovered two-story houses...
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