Counterspace’s Sumayya Vally named co-curator of inaugural Islamic Arts Biennale

Fresh off the conclusion of the first-ever Diriyah Contemporary Art Biennale, Saudi Arabia’s Diriyah Biennale Foundation (DBF) has announced a location and revealed the four-person team that will develop the curatorial vision for a major counterpart event, the Islamic Arts Biennale. Per a April 14 press release published by the DBF, the Islamic Arts Biennale will “showcase the art and creativity of Islamic culture, past and present” and “[…] champion innovation while supporting continuing traditions and encouraging the preservations of skills.”

The inaugural biennale “will explore spirituality in the aesthetic realm and celebrate both shared heritage around the globe and diversity of artistic expressions and forms,” added

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