Ziad Antar : Press

Ziad Antar at Bruges Triennial | Unfinished Cities

20 May 2015 - 28 October 2015

Protected Bruges appears frozen in time. This exhibition focuses on the opposite: cities in a state of perpetual motion. And mainly in the Middle and Far East where cities constantly change as a result of urban development or speculation, as a result of destruction during conflicts and reconstruction once they cease. Thus they permanently balance […]

Ziad Antar: Popist & Music / Sound at the Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris

03 June 2015 - 04 January 2016

The Fondation Louis Vuitton presents a new exhibition of its collection centered on its Popist and Music /Sound lines for which Ziad Antar has his video work La Marche Turque on display. The first axis, Popist, centres on works that testify the ongoing interest of artists for objects and images that since the advent of […]

Derivable Sculptures by Ziad Antar, London, UK

11 July 2015 - 15 November 2015

In 2012, Ziad Antar went on a photographic journey capturing landmarks of Jeddah in Saudi Arabia, including the monumental sculptures on the corniche of the Red Sea City. The former mayor of Jeddah, Dr. Mohammed Said Farsi initiated the public sculpture park by adding commissioned large-scale sculptures by the likes of Joan Miró, Henry Moore, […]

Ziad Antar at the Bruges Triennial : Unfinished Cities

20 May 2015 - 28 October 2015

Protected Bruges appears frozen in time. This exhibition focuses on the opposite: cities in a state of perpetual motion. And mainly in the Middle and Far East where cities constantly change as a result of urban development or speculation, as a result of destruction during conflicts and reconstruction once they cease. Thus they permanently balance […]

Ziad Antar I Derivable sculpture series

11 July 2015 - 15 November 2015

Riverside Walk Gardens 60 Millbank, London SW1P 4R Selma Feriani Gallery & Almine Rech Gallery In collaboration with Shubbak & Westminster Council On-site Tour & Artist Talk | 11.07.15 | 14hrs Free admission Exhibition Dates | 11.07 to 15.11.15 Learn about the show Learn about the artist Ziad Antar was born in 1978 in Saida, […]

Ziad Antar: Fluid Form II: Arab Contemporary Art in Seoul, NEMO (Samsung Blue Square) & Busan Museum of Art, Seoul & Busan, South Korea

21 May 2014 - 04 July 2014

Fluid Form II is an ongoing exhibition which commenced in 2010 and is supported by the Korean-Arab Society. The experience and reality of artists from Arab countries and the diaspora is as diverse as it is complex. The issues that the artists confront are not only how to define their work in the context of […]

Nicene Kossentini | Pascal Hachem | Ziad Antar: Songs of Loss and Songs of Love, Gwangju Museum of Art, South Korea

16 May 2014 - 13 July 2014

The Gwangju Museum of Art was established in 1992 and has been under the management of the Gwangju Biennale Committee ever since the opening of the Biennale Hall in 1995. Songs of Loss and Songs of Love will provide a unique and deep survey of Arab Contemporary art by carefully selecting meaningful artwork by leading […]

Ziad Antar: Au Hasard de la Pellicule, Musée Nicéphore Niépce, Chalon-sur-Saône

15 February 2014 - 18 May 2014

The photograph is a matter of intent. It is believed that the photographer has control from shooting to printing. But what happens when the original film is obsolete? In 2000, Ziad Antar began using black and white film. He unearthed rolls of film that had expired in 1976 in the legendary Scheherazade studio of photographer […]

Ziad Antar: Video screening and conversation between Ziad Antar and Lamia Joreige

16 August 2013

In the context of the solo exhibition Jean-Luc Moulène – Works, a conversation between Ziad Antar and Lamia Joreige is taking place in the auditorium. The starting point of the discussion isSoleil noir, a videowork produced by Jean-Luc Moulène and edited by Ziad Antar. The conversation then evolves to screening some of his videos and […]

Ziad Antar at Symposium International, Regarding Suspended Architecture in Lebanon, Beirut.

18 April 2013 - 21 April 2013

Participating artists: Ziad Antar, Marwa Arsanios, Kader Attia, Christian Barani, Francois Bellenger, Filip Berte, Dinahet, Maider Fortune, Hatem Imam, Lamia Joreige, Valerie Jouve, Jan Kopp, Lia Lapithi, Daniel Le. The overall objective of the project is the develop artistic and theoretical research on contemporary modernity from specific sites. Organised by Suspended Spaces, (Brent Klinkum/Jan Kopp/ […]

Ziad Antar at Ici, Ailleurs (Here, Elswhere) Group Show, Marseille (2013 European Capital of Culture)

12 January 2013 - 31 March 2013

Participating artists: Etel Adnan, Ziad Antar, Fikret Atay, Kader Attia, Faycal Baghriche, Lara Baladi, Gilles Barbier, Yto Barrada, Taysir Batniji, Mohamed Bourouissa, Danica Dakic, Inci Eviner, Ymane Fakhir, Mounir Fatmi, Lara Favaretto, Gloria Friedmann, Joana Hadjithomas Et Khalil Joreige, Mona Hatoum, Mouna Karray, Bouchra Khalili, Djamel Kokene, Jannis Kounellis, Sigalit Landau, Ange Leccia, Annette Messager, […]

Ziad Antar at The Almine Rech Gallery, Paris

17 November 2012 - 22 December 2012

The Galerie Almine Rech is pleased to present the second solo exhibition of Ziad Antar. Ziad Antar was born in Saida, Lebanon in 1978 and today divides his time between his hometown and Paris. In 2012, he was the subject of a solo exhibition Coastline at the Sharjah Art Foundation, curated by Christine Macel. The […]

Ziad Antar at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

30 June 2012 - 23 September 2012

‘Chicago has been acknowledged as one of the first cities to embrace the high rise building and it seems appropriate that the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago should play host to the exhibition Skyscraper: Art and Architecture Against Gravity . This thematic exhibition has been curated by Michael Darling, James W. Alsdorf Chief Curator, Joanna […]

Ziad at the Triennale de Paris, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

20 April 2012 - 26 August 2012

The flagship event, marking the reopening of the Palais de Tokyo in 2012, proposes a large panorama of contemporary art at the intersection of the French art scene and global sites of production. Beginning within the interiors of the expanded and refurbished Palais de Tokyo, La Triennale is set in a series of overlapping cartographies […]

Ziad Antar Solo exhibtion, Sharjah Art foundation

16 March 2012 - 16 May 2012

Curated by Christine Macel, Chief Curator at Musée National D’Art Moderne Centre Pompidou Paris. While Antar began by randomly photographing the coast, he later worked to systematically document the coastline, Emirate by Emirate, completing the series as part of a Sharjah Art Foundation Residency in 2011. The resulting photographs portray the borders between each Emirate […]

The Mediterranean Approach: Ziad Antar Selected Artist

01 June 2011 - 15 August 2011

PALAZZO ZENOBIO, VENICE Under the auspices of the Cultural Council of UPM (Union pour la Méditerranée), during the Venice Biennale 54th edition, ART for The World is organizing at the piano nobile (first floor) of the XVIIth century baroque Palazzo Zenobio (former Armenian College), located between San Basilio/Zattere and Campo Santa Margherita, an international show […]

10th Sharjah Biennial

16 March 2011 - 16 May 2011

The 2011 Sharjah Biennial will feature Photographic works by artist Ziad Antar from Expired project.

Coastline: Ziad Antar’s Residency Project

01 October 2010 - 13 February 2011

SHARJAH ART FOUNDATION The Sharjah Art Foundation is pround to be showing Ziad Antars Residency project, Coastline. Coastline is a photography project that will document the entire perimeter of the UAE’s coastline. It is an investigation into the social history and political economy of the UAE, but also of its visions into the future. From […]