Gilbert & George

Working collaboratively for 50 years, Gilbert & George have consistently been at the forefront of British contemporary art. Starting out as “Living Sculptures” — making “Art for All” — they…

Anthony McCall

A British-born, New York-based artist who’s widely known for his solid light installations, Anthony McCall started out as a performance artist before turning to film and what came to be…

Guillaume Piens

“France is humming. We are almost optimistic and that’s a rare feeling,” says Guillaume Piens, director of Art Paris which opens on April 5 at the Grand Palais. “The French…

Lubaina Himid

Lubaina Himid has had a long career as an artist and educator in Britain, where she is currently the highly respected Professor of Contemporary Art at the University of Central…

Q&Q: Florian Ruiz

Art Bahrain / 2018 Sony World Photography Awards Authors: Irene Butera, Emma Double, Valentina De Vincenti The Sony World Photography Awards is the world’s most diverse photography competition. Free to…

Q&A: Margaret Mitchell

Art Bahrain / 2018 Sony World Photography Awards Authors: Irene Butera, Emma Double, Valentina De Vincenti The Sony World Photography Awards is the world’s most diverse photography competition. Free to…

Q&A: Antonio Gibotta

Art Bahrain / 2018 Sony World Photography Awards Authors: Irene Butera, Emma Double, Valentina De Vincenti The Sony World Photography Awards is the world’s most diverse photography competition. Free to…

Wassan Al-Khudairi

Born in Kuwait to Iraqi parents, Wassan Al-Khudairi studied Egyptology and Islamic Art before turning her interest to Modern and Contemporary Art. The first Director and Chief Curator of Mathaf:…

Antonia Carver

In 2019, Art Jameel, a nonprofit organisation that supports arts, culture, and heritage in the Middle East is set to open Hayy: Creative Hub, a major complex for the creative…

Breakfast at Baalbaki’s

During the bustling week of the Beirut Art Fair (21-24 September 2017), I had the pleasure of finally meeting in person contemporary Lebanese artist Ayman Baalbaki, after discovering his unparalleled…