New Middle East Galleries
Penn Museum
Slipper coffin, Nippur, Iraq.

New Middle East Galleries

  • Penn Museum, Philadelphia
The 4,500-year-old crown jewels of a queen. One of the world's...
The Far Shore: Navigating Homelands
Helen Zughaib
"Syrian Migration #9," by Helen Zughaib, 2019, gouache.

The Far Shore: Navigating Homelands

  • through abril 7, 2019
  • Arab American National Museum, Dearborn, MI
This exhibit features five Arab American visual artists with new work...
The Human Experience 2019: Connecting Worlds

The Human Experience 2019: Connecting Worlds

  • through abril 24, 2019
  • City of Keller Town Hall, Texas
Presented by the Islamic Revival Series (IARS) and the Keller Public...
Hikāyāt (stories) حکايات

Hikāyāt (stories) حکايات

  • abril 13, 2019 through mayo 11, 2019
  • Jaracanda Images, Amman
This exhibition combines handcrafted photogravure prints by Spain...

Abdelkader Benchamma: Representation of Dark Matter

  • through marzo 1, 2016
  • The Drawing Center, New York
Abdelkader Benchamma: Representation of Dark Matter. Abdelkader Benchamma creates an astrological vortex in his strikingly graphic, site-specific drawing, rendered in intensely black lines against...
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Watch before You Fall: Manal AlDowayan

  • through marzo 30, 2019
  • Sabrina Amrani, Madrid
In this exhibition, the artist looks at symbolism found in books written about women's bodies. Using sculpture, ceramics and fabric, AlDowayan describes this exhibition as "a...
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The Far Shore: Navigating Homelands

  • through abril 7, 2019
  • Arab American National Museum, Dearborn, MI
This exhibit features five Arab American visual artists with new work responding to five Arab American poets, all dealing with themes of displacement and survival. The exhibition coincides with the...
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The Future of the Past: Mummies and Medicine

  • through abril 7, 2019
  • Legion of Honor Museum, San Francisco
This exhibition that makes use of state-of-the-art scientific techniques to explore two mummies, ancient Egypt meets modern medicine. An interdisciplinary team of scientists, Egyptologists...
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Alexandria International Book Fair

  • marzo 25, 2019 through abril 7, 2019
  • Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt
This book fair continues the realization a dream of Alexandrian intellectuals, one that came true  after the inauguration of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina in 2002: An ...
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Egypt's Sunken Cities

  • through abril 14, 2019
  • Minneapolis Institute of Art
More than 1,200 years ago, two cities were lost to natural disasters and the rising tides of the Mediterranean Sea. Two decades ago, underwater archeologist Franck Goddio and his team discovered...
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Speech Acts: Reflection-Imagination-Repetition

  • through abril 22, 2019
  • Manchester Art Gallery
What do public museums collect, and why? Which works become highlights? Which lie in storage, forgotten? Which stories emerge to frame the visitor's encounters with the art they see? How do...
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The Human Experience 2019: Connecting Worlds

  • through abril 24, 2019
  • City of Keller Town Hall, Texas
Presented by the Islamic Revival Series (IARS) and the Keller Public Arts Program, this is an exhibition of photography by Texas-based photographers Shafaq Ahmad, Richard Doughty, Debora...
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Hammer Projects: Jamilah Sabur

  • through mayo 5, 2019
  • Hammer Museum, Los Angeles
Miami-based Jamilah Sabur is a multidisciplinary artist whose work incorporates performance, video and installation. Un chemin escarpé  / A steep path (2018) is a five-channel video...
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