23 March, 2017
Article length: 83 words
Qatar: Mohammed Bin Rashid the new art sheikh
A young Al-Thani, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid, laid out his plans for a new Arab and Islamic art institute in New York in an interview with The Art Newspaper in March Sheikh Mohammed hopes to open the 2,500m2 cultural space in May in downtown Manhattan. It will host exhibitions travelling from the Arab and Islamic worlds. Shows will be held on a quarterly basis at the institute, which will run a residency programme and will produce publications.