Light from the Middle East: New Photography

'Saida in Green', Hassan Hajjaj, 2000
V&A, Knightsbridge Sunday March 10 2013 0:00

An exhibition of recent art photography from the Middle East, looking at the styles and approaches of work currently being produced and how it offers multiple viewpoints of the region through personal, social, religious and political perspectives. Featuring more than 90 works from artists based across the region, the photographs will investigate shifting societies, political upheaval and religious life. Artists on show include established names such as Abbas (Iran), Youssef Nabil (Egypt) and Walid Raad (Lebanon).

Venue name: V&A
Address: Cromwell Rd
Opening hours: Mon-Thu, Sat, Sun 10am-5.45pm; Fri 10am-10pm
Transport: Tube: South Kensington
Price: Free (permanent collection); admission charge applies for some temporary exhibitions
Event phone: 020 7907 7073