Hashim Sarkis

Special Renowned fair’s chairman speaks of Venice Biennale’s ‘love story’ with the Arab world

Renowned fair’s chairman speaks of Venice Biennale’s ‘love story’ with the Arab world

  • Chairman of 127-year-old Venetian institution recalls history of Arab and Muslim involvement in the arts and architecture
  • Egypt won the Golden Lion for art in 1995, Bahrain for architecture in 2010, and the UAE won the same award last year
By Francesco Bongarrà ·