Ghulam Mohammad Announced as Winner of Jameel Prize 4

Pakistani artist Ghulam Mohammad has won the £25,000 Jameel Prize 4 for his five works of paper collage, four Untitled and one with the title Gunjaan (2014). Ayşe and Ece Ege, founders of Turkish fashion label Dice Kayek and winners of Jameel Prize 3, presented Ghulam Mohammad with the Prize at a ceremony at the Pera Museum, Istanbul, on Tuesday 7 June.

Jameel Prize 4 Shortlisted Artists

The V&A has announced the shortlist for the Jameel Prize 4. Eleven artists and designers have been shortlisted for this year’s £25,000 prize, which is awarded every two years.

V&A Announces Dice Kayek as Winner of Jameel Prize 3

Dice Kayek has won the £25,000 Jameel Prize 3 for Istanbul Contrast (2010), a collection of garments that evoke Istanbul’s architectural and artistic heritage. Dice Kayek is a Turkish fashion label established in 1992 by sisters Ece and Ayşe Ege. Martin Roth, Director of the V&A and Fady Jameel, President of Abdul Latif Jameel Community Initiatives (ALJCI) presented Ece and Ayşe Ege with the prize at a ceremony at the V&A on Tuesday December 10, 2013.

Jameel Prize 3 – Shortlist Exhibition

The V&A will from Dec 11, 2013 until Apr 21, 2014, present an exhibition of works by the ten artists and designers shortlisted for the third edition of the prestigious Jameel Prize: Faig Ahmed, Nasser Al Salem, Nada Debs, Mounir Fatmi, Rahul Jain, Dice Kayek, Waqas Khan, Laurent Mareschal, Florie Salnot and Pascal Zoghbi.

Artist Open Call for The 3rd Annual Young Saudi Artist Exhibition

JEDDAH / Athr Gallery is proud to announce the 3rd annual Young Saudi Artist exhibition opening this April 2013. Athr is searching for up-and-coming local artists who work across a range of styles and mediums. This exhibition will demonstrate the continuity and growth of the Saudi art scene, to show that it is expanding, flourishing, and here to stay.

HIPA is Now Accepting Entries for the Award “Beauty of Light”

The world’s wealthiest photography award, the Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid International Photography Award has begun accepting entries for the second season of the award “Beauty of Light”. Submissions are now being accepted through the newly launched and re-designed website.