FROM PARIS, WITH LOVE?
Beirut Art Fair has done a good job of hosting a collecting event in a difficult country like Lebanon, managing to stimulate the market and bring galleries and collectors from abroad. Yet there are a few elements that sit uncomfortably with Jasper Toms, A magazine’s art writer. He examines Lebanon’s annual art fair in depth, looking at issues of colonialism within the Middle East’s booming art scene. Read the full piece here.