Not-Just-a-Pop-Up-Vol2

After the success of the first edition, Visual Therapy is pleased to present Not Just a Pop-Up Vol. II taking place at Dar Al Funoon Gallery on Tuesday, July 15th from 8-11pm.

This exciting art event will feature an exhibition of original artwork by Kuwaiti artists F160 and Shahad Al Asfour. Local graffiti artist Nizzy will also paint a live mural during the show.

Not Just a Pop-Up Vol. II will include a Montana Colors (MTN) graffiti pop-up shop offering an exclusive selection of street art supplies and merchandise.

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Manifesta-10

MANIFESTA 10 includes newly commissioned works for various public spaces throughout the city of St. Petersburg. Participating artists include Pavel Braila (Moldova/Germany), Lado Darakhvelidze (Georgia/Netherlands), and Alevtina Kakhidze (Ukraine). MANIFESTA 10 critically responds to the current social- political circumstances, its conflicts and complexities in Russia and Ukraine. A series of time-based projects will intervene in the city of St. Petersburg and its cultural, historical, and social complexity with context-responsive commissions and debates, events, pop-up shows, and discursive platforms as an integral part of the exhibition. The public program is curated by Joanna Warsza.

MANIFESTA 10 features Unlooped—Kino: a film program devised by Nathalie Hoyos and Rainald Schumacher from Office for Art (Berlin) offering a survey of time-based media, film, and video by contemporary artists. From performative works of the 1960s and visual storytelling to digital animation, the program positions artists working in time-based media in their own social and political contexts. The films are taken from private and public collections: Bilge & Haro Cumbusyan Collection, Zürich; Goetz Collection, Munich; Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection, Torino; Julia Stoschek Collection, Düsseldorf; Tansa Mermerci Eksioglu Collection, Istanbul; Garage Center for Contemporary Culture, Moscow; Videoforum at Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin. This year’s parallel program includes more than 250 artists, mainly Russian or from countries in Eastern Europe, at sites across St. Petersburg.

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FA Gallery: Ramadan Art Bazaar

July 3, 2014
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Opening is on Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 9.00 pm Ramadan Art Bazaar: Paintings , Ceramics and Sculptures

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Quadriennale Düsseldorf 2014: Beyond Tomorrow

July 3, 2014
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Quadriennale Düsseldorf 2014 creates diverse opportunities for engaging with the future — and for realizing how stimulating it can be…

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Boushahri Gallery: 6th Summer Art Salon

June 15, 2014
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 Opening is on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 7.30pm Artists: Fatima El Hajj, Ahmad Moualla, Afifa Aleiby, Faisal Laibi, Rashid…

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The Abraaj Group Art Prize 2015: call for applications

June 15, 2014
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The Abraaj Group Art Prize is an art prize for artists from the Middle East, North Africa, and South Asia….

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