• June 26, 2017
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Articles by Jyoti Kalsi

  • Contemporary art in 1970s New York
    Jun 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    An exhibition looks at the vital role artists played in an artistic revolution that underscored multi-disciplinary collaborations that went beyond the visual arts
  • The fine line between law and justice
    Jun 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Palestinian artist Yazan Khalili seeks to examine how how challenging the legality of certain practices becomes an act of subversion
  • The essence of Ramadan
    Jun 07, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Artworks on show depict how the observance of the holy month upholds Islamic beliefs and traditions across the globe
  • Ramadan at Alserkal Avenue
    May 31, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Visitors can take part in artistic and cultural events which include creative iftars, art workshops, live musical performances — and extended gallery hours
  • When the artist and the artisan join hands
    May 31, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Artists for Change exhibition at Dubai Festival City reaches out to bridge the gap between international talent and underprivileged weavers in Afghanistan
  • Where does ‘playfulness’ in art come from?
    May 24, 2017 By Jyoti Kalsi, Special to Weekend Review
    The National Pavilion UAE at the Venice Biennale explores a strand of artistic practice in the UAE through the analogy of play
  • The raw emotion at the heart of violence
    May 17, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Marwan Sahmarani’s recent series of abstract paintings are inspired by contemporary socio-political events, and by nature
  • A search for self
    May 17, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    In her works, Samira Abbassy deliberately blurs boundaries of religion, culture, geography and history to create a new mythology of shared human experience
  • Love, loss and loneliness
    May 17, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    New series of paintings by well-known Syrian artist Nouman Issa on show in Dubai
  • Focus on the UAE’s wildlife
    May 15, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    An exhibition organised by Paws Trails Explorers celebrates the beauty and abundance of wildlife in the country
  • The journey of a vital artistic community
    May 11, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    A major exhibition at NYUAD art gallery surveys one of the most important communities in the UAE’s history, sometimes called “the five”
  • ‘A pile of cardboard can be beautiful’
    May 11, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Maya Allison, founding director and chief curator of the NYUAD Art Gallery, shares her curatorial vision
  • Home and identity
    May 03, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Helen Teede’s paintings tell a fragile story of disentanglement and severance from the place in which she grew up
  • An abstract mapping of the city
    May 03, 2017 By Jyoti Kalsi
Special to Weekend Review
    Vikram Divecha transposes traces of the city’s roads, and traffic management systems into the gallery space
  • Of the sea and other water bodies
    May 03, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Leading Pakistani artist Lala Rukh presents a collection of enigmatic photographs
  • Feeling the anguish of the common man
    Apr 27, 2017 By Jyoti KalsiSpecial to Weekend Review
    Sara Rahbar expands the acts of violence she has experienced into universal ones, to show the sufferings of humanity through her works