AB Gallery represents contemporary art and current positions from the MENA region, which encompasses the countries of North Africa, the Middle East and Iran. AB stands for "across borders": supporting the exchange of art and ideas beyond cultural borders is AB Gallery's primary aim. Follow our activities on Facebook.
Nina Huber, reporter of the SI Style Magazine talked to Nastaran Safaei from Iran about her stay as artist in residence in Lucerne. Please read here.
Exchange Challenges. Please read here the recent essay about the Artist-in-Residence program by the ORYX Foundation and AB GALLERY. In the art magazine Contemporary Practices - Visual Arts from the Middle East Anna Fech writes vividly about experiences of Middle East artists in Switzerland and the background of the program.
March 18 – March 21, 2015
Ali Bakhtiari visited Samira Hodaei in her studio in Tehran, Iran to talk about her current work series «And the dance goes on». The interview was now published in the latest edition of the HARPER’S BAZAAR ART, Nov-Dec 2014. Please read here
Please read here the recent interview with Omani artist and curator Hassan Meer published by the magazin "Reorient". In the interview entitled "Echoes of the Past" the artist talks about his work and the state of Oman's contemporary art scene.