• CURRENT EXHIBITION

    NOTATIONS ON TIME

    An exhibition that stages a dialogue between different artistic generations to highlight entanglements between the past, present, and future, curated by Sandhini Poddar and Sabih Ahmed.

  • STREAM

    GENERATIONAL TIME: PLAYLIST BY MARIAH LOOKMAN

    A music playlist composed by Mariah Lookman reminiscing about the time spent with her mentor and friend, Lala Rukh.

  • CURRENT EXHIBITION

    GROWING LIKE A TREE: SENT A LETTER

    The third iteration of ‘Growing Like A Tree’ curated by Bunu Dhungana and Saria Marium Rupa, presented in Sunaparanta Goa Centre for the Arts, Goa.

  • PAST EXHIBITION

    NAVJOT ALTAF: PATTERN

    Navjot Altaf’s first solo exhibition in the Arabian Peninsula foregrounding her commitment to issues of climate-change, ecology and feminism and the challenges they face in the digital age.

  • PAST PROGRAMME

    OFFSET PITARA: COLLECTIVE READING SESSIONS

    A workshop organised in collaboration with GPP on reading, writing and finding alternative ways of seeing lens and book based media conducted by Anshika Varma.  

  • PAST PROGRAMME

    PUBLIC TALK | GUFTUGU JAARI RAHE: ANSHIKA VARMA

    Public Talk organised in collaboration with GPP by photographer, curator and publisher Anshika Varma on her initiative Offset Projects and their first publication, the Guftgu book.

Current Exhibition

Notations on Time
An exhibition that stages a dialogue between different artistic generations to highlight entanglements between the past, present, and future, curated by Sandhini Poddar and Sabih Ahmed.

Ishara Online

Playlist and Talks

Generational Time: Playlist by Mariah Lookman

A music playlist composed by Mariah Lookman reminiscing about the time spent with her mentor and friend, Lala Rukh.
Book Launch and Artist Talk: Navjot At Work

A book launch and artist talk by Navjot Altaf marking the release of her two-volume publication ‘Navjot At Work’ and ‘Artist’s Notes’.
About

Ishara Art Foundation was founded in 2019 as a non-profit organisation dedicated to presenting contemporary art of South Asia. Located in Dubai, the Foundation supports emerging and established practices that advance critical dialogue and explore global interconnections.

Guided by a research-led approach, Ishara realises its mission through exhibitions, onsite and online programmes, education initiatives and collaborations in the UAE and internationally. The Foundation facilitates exchange between South Asian and international artistic networks that include museums, foundations, institutions, galleries and individuals.

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