Archive for the "Artist News" Category

Ziad Antar I Derivable sculpture series

11 July 2015 - 15 November 2015

Derivable sculpture series Ziad Antar 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 Riverside Walk Gardens, 60 Millbank, London SW1P 4R I London , United Kingdom Ziad Antar was born in 1978 in […]

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Venice Biennale 2015 I New on the Rialto

11 April 2015

© Copyright 2015 The Economist This year’s Venice Biennale will be even more surprising than usual, thanks to its Nigerian-born curator OKWUI ENWEZOR, the artistic director of the 2015 Venice Biennale, which opens next month, speaks the slippery, abstract language so common to high-flying contemporary-art curators. An exhibition, he declares, is “a project that will […]

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Rencontre avec Nidhal Chamekh I Institut du Monde Arabe (FR)

03 May 2015

© Copyright 2015 IMA Nidhal Chamekh Né le 29/12/1985 à Dahmani (Tunisie) Vit et travaille entre Paris et Tunis Artiste plasticien 14.04.2015, 18h : A quelques semaines de la 56ème Biennale Internationale d’art contemporain de Venise et du salon d’art contemporain africain 1:54 à New York –manifestations auxquelles il participera–, Nidhal Chamekh, artiste plasticien et […]

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Personal and National Histories: Interview with Nicѐne Kossentini

22 March 2015

© Copyright 2015 artctualite. Polly Brock Tunisian artist Nicѐne Kossentini’s work centres on her interest in memory and personal and collective histories. Primarily working with photography and video, the artist examines her origins through the lens of her culture and using images of women from her family. Kossentini creates a collective narrative of female identity […]

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Nicène Kossentini, poétique de l’éphémère par Christine Buci-Glucksmann I Art Absolument (FR)

26 September 2014 - 28 December 2014

Inaugurée le 26 septembre dernier à la Galerie Selma Feriani de Sidi Bou Saïd, « L’envol du papillon ou le mythe d’Icare revisité », l’œuvre multimédia de Nicène Kossentini nous convie à une véritable esthétique de l’éphémère. Un parcours de regards et de mythes.

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Nicène Kossentini: Evoking Imaginary Spaces (Interview with ContemporaryAnd)

21 March 2014 - 27 July 2014

ContemporaryAnd interviews Tunisian artist Nicène Kossentini, whose art is featured in the exhibition “The Divine Comedy: Heaven, Hell, Purgatory revisited by Contemporary African Artists” at the MMK (Museum of Moderne Kunst)

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Nidhal Chamekh, artiste plasticien: «Mes dessins évoluent par accident» (FR)

13 January 2014

Un sourire timide, contrastant avec le regard vif et acéré du grand observateur qu’il est. Lui c’est Nidhal Chamekh, un artiste plasticien, né en 1985, qui vit et travaille entre Paris et Tunis.

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Nidhal Chamekh : Il trace son petit bout de chemin (FR)

09 December 2014

Il archive, décortique, dissèque à la manière de dessins scientifiques l’histoire contemporaine et des bouts de réalité.

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Pascal Hachem: Non-Narrative Practices, Curated by Amanda Abi Khalil, Art-Basel Talks, Basel, Switzerland

21 June 2014

The morning Conversations series offers a platform for discussions that allows audiences access to an insider’s point of view. Dynamic dialogs take place between prominent members of the international artworld, each offering their unique perspective on producing, collecting, and exhibiting art. A conversation between three artists, art historian Grégory Buchakjian and curator Amanda Abi Khalil.

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