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...
YARAT Contemporary Art Space

Little YARAT: Creative Weekends for Your Children and Family

  • through diciembre 30, 2018
  • YARAT Contemporary Art Space, Baku
Little YARAT is a playful, arts-oriented "taster" program held...

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...

Buildings that Fill My Eye: The Architectural Heritage of Yemen

  • through octubre 14, 2018
  • Perganmonmuseum, Berlin
Architecture ranks among Yemen's greatest cultural achievements. Long before the time of the Queen of Sheba, a staggering array of traditional building styles had already evolved in harmony...

Huma Bhabha: We Come in Peace

  • through octubre 28, 2018
  • Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden at The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Born in 1962 in Karachi, Pakistan, artist Huma Bhabha has been selected to create a site-specific installation for The Met's Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Roof Garden, the sixth in a series of...

Asian World Film Festival 2018

  • octubre 24, 2018 through noviembre 1, 2018
  • Culver City, Los Angeles County, California
Screening selected films from 51 countries, the Asian World Film Festival (AWFF) aims to stimulate greater recognition of the continent's filmmakers, thus strengthening ties between...

I AM: An Arts Initiative Organized by CARAVAN

  • through noviembre 25, 2018
  • Various Locations:

    American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington D.C., through October 22.
    Center for the Arts, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, January 12–February 25, 2018.
    Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, April 1–May 28, 2018.
    St. Mark's Cathedral, Seattle, Washington, June 10–August 7, 2018.
    Christ Church Cathedral, Cincinnati, Ohio, September 1–October 14, 2018.
    The Cathedral Church of St. Paul, Burlington, Vermont, October 25–November 25, 2018.
I AM is a peace-building exhibition that premiered in Amman, Jordan, under the patronage of Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah, and it shows 31 of the Middle East's premier contemporary...

Cultures in the Crossfire: Stories from Syria and Iraq

  • through noviembre 25, 2018
  • Penn Museum, Philadelphia
This exhibition sheds light on the ongoing destruction of cultural heritage in the Middle East by showing what's at stake—the rich history of the region and the diversity of its people...

Cultures in the Crossfire: Stories from Syria and Iraq

  • through noviembre 26, 2018
  • Penn Museum, Philadelphia
Nimrud. Aleppo. Palmyra. Ebla. These ancient sites and many others in Iraq and Syria have found their way to the top of recent international news as the destruction of cultural heritage becomes...

Noor Afshan Mirza and Brad Butler: The Scar

  • through diciembre 1, 2018
  • Delfina Foundation, London
The Scar is a film in three chapters ("The State of the State," "The Mouth of the Shark" and "The Gossip), inspired by a true event with names, scenes and locations...

Wandering Spirit: African Wax Prints

  • septiembre 1, 2018 through diciembre 15, 2018
  • Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts, Melbourne, Florida
Batik is a Javanese  word that refers to a traditional technique of wax-resist dyeing in which a pattern is made on both sides of cotton fabric with warm liquid wax applied  by a tjanting...
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