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Articles by Krishna Kumar

  • A new discourse on everyday spaces in the UAE
    Jul 13, 2016 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    The UAE National Pavilion at the International Architecture Exhibition, Venice Biennale, focuses on a lesser known aspect of urbanism
  • ‘Fundamental upheavals’ and artistic musings
    Jun 15, 2016 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Two shows organised by Sharjah Art Foundation explored nationalism and history, leaping across temporal and geographic boundaries
  • Tantalising cloud mural lights up Sharjah
    May 02, 2016 By N.P. Krishna Kumar, Special to Weekend Review
    Maraya Art Centre’s live outdoor street art initiative, Jedariya, promotes a colourful work by Marwan Shakarchi from MyneandYours
  • Review of Once Upon DESIGN, on show in Sharjah
    Apr 13, 2016 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Seven installations explore traditional and customary elements of the Gulf through architecture, product and graphics design
  • Mentoring young artists in UAE
    Mar 16, 2016 By N.P. Krishna Kumar, Special to Weekend Review
    UAE Unlimited Arab Exploration aims to stimulate the development of arts and culture in the country
  • What does it take to create an art show in UAE?
    Mar 16, 2016 By N.P. Krishna Kumar, Special to Weekend Review
    Curator Dr Alexandra MacGilp explains how Al Haraka Baraka: In Movement There is Blessing was put together
  • New perspectives into UAE’s ‘cultural mix’
    Mar 16, 2016 By N. P. Krishna Kumar, Special to Weekend Review
    Artists at ‘Al Haraka Baraka: In Movement There is Blessing’ represent UAE expression of contemporary art
  • Turing Test put to the test in Sharjah
    Jan 27, 2016 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Installations by seven artists at Al Maraya Centre’s outdoor exhibition explore what makes us human in the digital age
  • Questioning the ideas of identity
    Dec 02, 2015 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Sharjah exhibit highlights modern practice in two diverse cultures of South Korea and Arab world
  • UAE’s fashion and heritage deconstructed
    Nov 04, 2015 By N.P. Krishna Kumar, Special to Weekend Review
    In an eclectic show, newly commissioned projects create garments from the fabric of the Emirates’ history
  • Cobra masterpieces come to Sharjah
    Sep 23, 2015 By N.P. Krishna Kumar, Special to Weekend Review
    Sharjah Art Museum hosting works from one of Europe’s most influential art movements as exhibition makes its UAE debut
  • Sharjah’s season of art gathers pace
    Sep 09, 2015 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    The Sharjah Art Foundation’s autumn listings build on the history of the Emirate’s hallmark cultural collaboration and exchange
  • Where art and design overlap
    Aug 26, 2015 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Lebanese artist and designer Jamal Tayara-Baroudy, known for her geometric patterns, explores the concept of paradise
  • Playful peek into Emirati world of arts
    Aug 05, 2015 By N.P. Krishna Kumar, Special to Weekend Review
    An emerging photographer’s ‘winding journey’ into the private spaces of the artists
  • UAE’s art history at Venice Biennale
    Jun 03, 2015 By N.P. Krishna KumarSpecial to Weekend Review
    Featuring works by 15 Emirati artists, the fourth national pavilion explores the emergence of contemporary art in the country over the past 40 years
  • Shaikha Hoor on art in UAE
    Jun 03, 2015 By N.P. Krishna Kumar, Special to Weekend Review
    Shaikha Hoor Al Qasimi, curator of the National Pavilion, on the trajectories of art between modernism and contemporary work