Link About It: This Week’s Picks

Square watermelons, an auction for change, drip-free wine bottles and more

1. IKEA’s Art Event 2017 Diverse, bold and colorful limited edition prints by 12 different artists will be available as part of IKEA’s Art Event 2017. The likes of Amandine Urruty, Jean Jullien, Yasuto Sasada, Steve Harrington and more have contributed artworks—making it an international project; from Japan to Sweden, the States, France and elsewhere. The furniture giant’s aim for Art Event is to make …

Photographers to Discover at AIPAD: The Photography Show

Art fairs can be daunting, especially when one is directionless and distractible. For anyone considering a trip to the AIPAD Photography Show, running now through 2 April in NYC, Artnet has assembled a handy guide to “must see” photographers. This is the Association of International Photography Art Dealers’ first year settled on the epic grounds of Pier 94, where 115 dealers will showcase works. Everything …

Introducing the Dubai Photo Exhibition

A museum-quality fair showcasing old and new works from 23 nations

A staggering 868 photographic works grace four large temporary structures currently standing in the middle of Dubai’s Design District. These pieces—drawn from 23 different countries—demonstrate the value of the inaugural Dubai Photo Exhibition. A thorough exploration of the fair reveals a two-fold mission: to expose Emirati to photography as an art form and to further Dubai’s positioning as a cultural capital. The exhibition succeeds at …