Interest in International contemporary art has been growing over the last decade and the integration of the Middle East and North Africa into this global aesthetic is a natural progression for the market. We strongly believe that now is the time to discover fresh talents and to participate in a new and culturally different aesthetic. We are here to help you on this exciting journey.
OUR RESPONSE TO COVID-19
Firstly we know that these are very difficult times and that the virus has affected each one of us in our personal and business lives. We wish you and your loved ones a safe passage and we will get through this together.
We remain open (virtually) for business. So, whether you are passionate about art or just a casual admirer, please feel free to give us a call on +44 7957284 or drop us a line at email@example.com. You may wish to know more about any of the artists or works on our website or to just have a chat about your collection. Whatever the reason, we would be happy to hear from you and your feedback is always welcome too!
WHO WE ARE
Now in its thirteenth successful year, Janet Rady Fine Art represents a wide range of cutting edge Contemporary Arab and Iranian artists, as well as International artists.
Based between London and the United Arab Emirates, Gallery Director and Curator, Janet Rady is a Specialist in Contemporary Art from the Middle East, with over thirty years’ experience of the International Art Market including Leading Auction Houses and Major Commercial Galleries. Born in Malta, Janet first visited the Middle East in 1974 when she went to Iran and where she subsequently lived from 1983-84. She now travels regularly to the region.
Janet holds a Masters Degree in Islamic Art History from the University of Melbourne and a BA from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. She is a member of the Arab British Chamber of Commerce and sits on the Advisory Council of CARAVAN. Janet also sits on the Council of the Iran Society, and is a nominator for the V&A Jameel Prize. She is a curator for the Benetton Foundation Imago Mundi Project and a Judge for the Khor Online Art Initiative. Janet is excited to announce that she has recently joined Chiswick Auctions as a specialist in Modern and Contemporary Middle East and North African art.
Janet has guest curated exhibitions for the peacebuilding NGO CARAVAN Arts including the I AM touring exhibition of 31 women artists from the Middle East and an exhibition of 38 Premier Bahraini, Egyptian and Lebanese artists entitled "KHALIL GIBRAN: A Guide for our Times" at Sotheby's London. She has also edited the book “33 Artists… 33 Islands… A Kingdom of Art" - a comprehensive survey of the artists of Bahrain.
WHAT WE DO AND WHY WE DO IT
Janet Rady Fine Art offers bespoke curatorial and consultancy services to Clients incorporating all aspects of Collection Management. You will receive independent, impartial advice and assistance with purchasing and selling artworks by Middle Eastern and other artists, either privately or at auction. We strongly believe that being surrounded by art enhances the life experience and challenges our perception of the world around us.
Our Clients include private individuals, corporations, art advisors and interior designers from the UK, USA, Europe, Egypt, Lebanon, UAE, Bahrain, Qatar and Iran, and we are proud also to have placed works in institutions such as the British Museum, V&A, Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA.
EXHIBITIONS AND FAIRS
Janet Rady Fine Art holds regular exhibitions of artists represented by the Gallery, both in London and overseas, as well as participating in International Fairs. To be kept informed about both our events and a selection of other international events, please sign up to our Newsletter.
WORKS FOR ACQUISITION
All art works featured on this website are available for acquisition, with prices ranging from a few hundred dollars to five figures. Don't forget to click on the scale view icon to check how the work would look on your wall.
To purchase any of these works or if you are looking for works by a particular Modern or Contemporary Middle Eastern artist or would like information on any aspect of our Art Advisory Services, please contact Janet Rady on firstname.lastname@example.org.
‘In Art, man reveals himself and not his objects’