The Swiss artist Evelyne Porret founded a pottery school in the Egyptian village of Tunis that helped rural women use art to change their destiny.
An Egyptian artist and critic reviews prominent Palestinian art that focuses on Al-Aqsa Mosque as a national emblem and center of the Arab-Israeli struggle.
Art Design Lebanon, a digital platform and pop-up gallery, carries forward a project envisioned by a young artist before her death in the Beirut port explosion.
The transition from purely decorative art to more complex works proves a learning curve for society, artists and public art institutions
The coronavirus lockdowns inspired a shift to online book clubs among groups that focus on Arab authors and their international readers.
The new American University of Iraq–Baghdad brings a liberal-arts approach to higher education to the Iraqi capital.
Traces of a culture once at the center of exchange between Islam and East Africa are in danger of disappearing. Two authors hope to change that.
A history professor at an American university in Qatar explains how his students have free choice of media for their assignments.
A musical and cultural heritage archive, the Syria Music Map offers displaced Syrians a chance to reconnect with their roots.
Deborah Kapchan’s comprehensive new anthology pulls together a rich and varied tapestry of Morocco’s many poetic traditions.