An initiative of Good Cause – an NGO
An initiative of Good Cause – an NGO




Aleppo: what remains?

Following the negotiated withdrawal of opposition forces from Aleppo in December 2016, the picture of life in the city has almost vanished from the media and few permits...


The paradoxical position of the Istanbul Biennial

In 1995, the fourth Istanbul Biennial took the theme ‘Orient/ation: The Vision of Art in a Paradoxical World’. Curated by René Block, it featured the likes of...


Taiwan: First ever museum show celebrates queer Asian art

The first ever museum show celebrating queer Asian art opened this weekend at the state-run Taipei Museum of Contemporary Art. Spectrosynthesis: Asian LGBTQ Issues and...


Frida Kahlo’s wardrobe coming to the V&A Museum

The Victoria and Albert Museum is to be the first venue outside Mexico to display Frida Kahlo’s “secret” wardrobe. On the instructions of Diego Rivera, the...


Russia’s contemporary art fair survives against odds

Ten years ago, when Moscow’s domestic art market was attempting to find its footing, the city hosted a handful of international fairs. But the longest running, Art...


Louvre Abu Dhabi to open on 11 November

The Louvre Abu Dhabi will open to the public on 11 November. The museum’s inauguration, which comes ten years after the signing of a €10 billion contract with the...


Notre Dame launches 100m euro drive for urgent restoration work

Urgent fundraising campaign launched to restore Notre Dame | The archbishop of Paris has launched a €100m fundraising campaign to restore the façade of Notre Dame...


Ai Weiwei’s new sculpture meets opposition in New York

In advance of its scheduled unveiling in New York in October, a citywide project by Ai Weiwei has met with opposition from the Washington Square Association,...


British Museum plans display of world cultures

The British Museum is embarking on what could be the most far-ranging redisplay of its collection for more than 150 years. In his first in-depth interview since taking...


Exhibition of Lewis Carroll’s portraits of the real Alice in Wonderland

Claims that the English author Lewis Carroll had an interest in sexualising young children will be countered in an exhibition of Victorian photography opening at the...