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BASEL ABBAS and RUANNE ABOU-RAHME received the Sharjah Biennial Prize. Courtesy Sharjah Media Office. 


Palestinian artist-duo Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme were among the recipients of the 2015 Sharjah Biennial Prize on March 5, which honored the final chapter of their three-part installation The Incidental Insurgents (2012–15).

Tehran-born, Melbourne-based photographer Hoda Afshar won the National Photographic Portrait Prize, awarded by the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra, on March 20.

Multidisciplinary artist Bharti Kher was conferred France’s highest cultural honor, the Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters, on March 23 in…

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