• August 21, 2017
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Arts & Culture

  • The London landmark uses its public spaces to counterpoint the unbridled growth of London’s private structures
  • Arab art perspectives on violence and suffering
    Aug 18, 2017 Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    An art show that displays the effect of war on Arab peoples and the destruction of their way of life
  • ‘Poetry is an espresso shot of thought’
    Aug 18, 2017 By Claire Armitstead
    Britain’s Radio 4’s poet in residence on his journey from school dropout to poetry prizewinner
  • Learning about antiquities in old Jerusalem
    Aug 18, 2017 By Rafique GangatSpecial to Weekend Review
    Aweidah Gallery in the old city offers a priceless glimpse into a bygone era
  • Sufi shrines in China
    Aug 11, 2017 Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    New York-based artist visits enduring symbols of collective memory and faith in desert environment in northwest China
  • Exploring surfaces through art
    Aug 11, 2017 By Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    Three contemporary artists look at different ways in which surfaces can be explored through materials, media, textures and imagery
  • Tracing the collaborative ties in the art world
    Aug 02, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    A community exhibition at the Maraya Art Centre features artworks and objects loaned by 84 participants representing every sector of the art world in the UAE
  • A sense of hope amid the darkness of war
    Aug 02, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    In his new paintings, Tehran-based artist Mohammad Bozorgi has used the principles of geometry to create abstract illusions of depth and space
  • A celebration of literature
    Aug 02, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Literaturhaus at Nadi aims to revive the 19th-century salon where intellectuals got together to discuss literature, art, culture and contemporary issues
  • A playful exploration of printmaking
    Jul 26, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Works by 10 artists, who have an offbeat approach to printing as a medium for producing and reproducing art, are on show at Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde
  • Photographs that address socio-cultural themes
    Jul 26, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Moroccan artist Lalla Essaydi’s images are the result of a complex performance-based process comprised of painting, calligraphy, interior design, costume design and stage directing
  • The delicate art of embroidery
    Jul 26, 2017 By Nilima PathakSpecial to Weekend Review
    Asif Shaikh, who cultivated a fascination with fine fabrics from a young age, has played a vital role in reviving India’s rich textile legacy
  • A salute to Egypt’s acclaimed female artists
    Jul 20, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    An exhibition at the Green Art Gallery highlights the evolution of the history of modern Egypt through the voices of women who participated in and witnessed the changes in the country
  • Haunted by a myriad emotions
    Jul 20, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Nine artists from around the world find their own formulas for grasping intangible feelings and ideas
  • 10 leading curators to get together in Kolkata
    Jul 19, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Experimenter Curator’s Hub, South Asia’s leading debate on contemporary art practice, will be held from from July 27 to 29
  • Fallah's Dubai exhibit on the idea of home
    Jul 13, 2017 Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    Series of portraits of Iranian-American immigrants, depicted as anonymous figures identified only by their belongings