Shahpour Pouyan at Copperfield, London (ArtReview, December 2018)

Hera Buyuktasciyan: Dubai, at Green Art Gallery (Art in America, September 2017)

Sophia Al-Maria's EVERYTHING MUST GO, The Third Line (art-agenda, March 2017)

Critic's Picks: The Unity of Time and Place, narrative projects (Artforum, February 2017)

Critic's Picks: Revolt of the Sage, Blain|Southern (Artforum, December 2016)

Art et Liberté: Rupture, War and Surrealism in Egypt (1938–1948) at Centre Pompidou (Frieze, December 2016)

Critic's Picks: The Infinite Mix, Hayward Gallery/Vinyl Factory (Artforum, October 2016)

Screening the Middle East: Hanan Al-Cinema book review (Art in America, September 2016)

Critic's Picks: A Selection of Chinese Works (Artforum, August 2016)

Critic's Picks: Eva and Franco Mattes, Carroll/Fletcher (Artforum, July 2016)

Review: Fearless, Total Arts at the Courtyard, Dubai (ArtAsiaPacific, July/August 2016, Issue 99)

Review: Rabih Mroué at Sfeir-Semler, Hamburg (Frieze, May 2016)

Review: Michael Joo, Blain Southern London (ArtAsiaPacific, May/June 2016, Issue 98)

Critic’s Picks: Global/Local 1960-2015: Six Artists From Iran, Grey Art Gallery (Artforum, March 2016)

Critic’s Picks: Daria Martin, Maureen Paley (Artforum, February 2016)

Review: Ai Weiwei @ Helsinki (ArtAsiaPacific blog, January 2016),

Review: Sue de Beer, Boesky East (Art in America, December 2015)

Critic’s Picks: Shezad Dawood, Pioneer Works (Artforum, October 2015)

Trade Roots: Dawit Abebe, Faig Ahmed and Phoebe Boswell (Nka: Journal of Contemporary African Art, Fall 2015) 

Laila Shawa: October Gallery, London (Frieze, March 2012)

The Middle East at Frieze: Quo Vadis? (Canvas Volume 8 Issue 6, November/December 2012)

Snail Fever: The Third Line gallery, Dubai (Frieze, July 2011)

Feeling Istanbullish: Contemporary Istanbul (Canvas Volume 6 Issue 1, January/February 2010)

Smile, You’re in Sharjah: Sharjah Biennial 9 (Canvas Volume 5 Issue 3, May/June 2009)



Triumphs and Laments: William Kentridge (LUX, Winter 2018)

Nightmares and Dreamscapes: Ali Banisadr (ArtAsiaPacific, September/October 2017)

In Conversation: Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath (Harper's Bazaar Art Arabia, Issue 27, Summer 2017)

Rashid Rana: Transfiguring History (The Art Newspaper, Art Dubai 2017)

Chinese Dissident Artist Ai Weiwei on Responding to the Syrian Refugee Crisis and His New Life in Berlin (Artsy, 8 February 2016)

These Pretty Green Bullets: Ghadah Alkandari (Canvas Volume 10 Issue 4, July/August 2014)

An Oasis In LondonThe Park Gallery (Canvas Volume 9 Issue 4, July/August 2013) 

The Name of the RoseGolestan Gallery (Canvas Volume 7 Issue 5, September/October 2011)

The Allegory of the Cave: Afruz Amighi (Canvas Volume 7 Issue 1, January/February 2011)

The Still Point of the Turning World: Ahmet Ertug (Canvas Volume 6 Issue 2, March/April 2010)

The Jester Who Stole the Thorny Crown: Ramin Haerizadeh (Canvas Volume 5 Issue 6, November/December 2009)


Untold Art: Surrealists in Egypt (RA Magazine, November 2017)

Timo Nasseri: 500 Words (Artforum, 7 November 2017)

Mat Collishaw's Thresholds: Travel Back to 1839 to See the World’s First Photography Show, in Virtual Reality (Artsy, 16 May 2017)

UAE Goes to Venice (The Art Newspaper, Art Dubai 2017)

OK Computer: The rise of tech and art (Salt, Issue 14, Spring/Summer 2017)

How Two Curators Uncovered the Forgotten Story of the Egyptian Surrealists (Artsy, 5 December 2016)

This Organisation is Rescuing Artists and Scholars from Syria and Iraq (Artsy, 19 July 2016)

How the Tate Modern Expansion Caters to a Millennial Audience with Live Art and Social Spaces (Artsy, 27 May 2016)

Can Dubai’s Alserkal Avenue Point the Way Forward for the Gulf’s Art Scene?  (Artspace, 26 August 2015)

Arab Spring Revisited: Kader Attia (Canvas Volume 11 Issue 5, Sept/Oct 2015)

The Rule of Expectations: The Middle East in Venice (Canvas Volume 11 Issue 4, July/August 2015)

Curators of the Middle East III (Canvas Volume 10 Issue 5, September/October 2014)

Click And Collect: Online Auctions (Harper’s Bazaar Art Arabia, July/August 2014)

Out Of The Freej (Alef, Art and Motion Issue, #5, April/May 2014)

Phoenix Rising: The New Face of Lebanese Design (Vision magazine, Issue 6, March 2012)


Selected Projects

The Journal (editor, produced by The Atassi Foundation)

Brilliant: The Story of Atelier Swarovski (acting managing editor, published by Conde Nast, 2017)

LUX x Deutsche Bank Wealth Management Frieze Supplements, London, New York & LA (Editor, 2017, 2018)

The Art Newspaper - Art Dubai dailies (Editor, March 2017)

Bulgari: Serpenti in Art (co-editor, essay by Anthony Downey, published by Canvas Central, 2016)

Bulgari. Art. Design. Architecture (contributor, Canvas special project, August 2012)


For a full list of published works, please contact me.