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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 […]

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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 […]

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Interview with Nidhal Chamekh

01 August 2015

Born in Dahmani, Tunisia, in 1985, Nidhal Chamekh studied fine arts in Tunis and Paris, where he now lives. Chamekh exhibits two works in All the World’s Futures, curated by Okwui Enwezor for the 56th Venice Biennale 2015

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DRAWING: A MODEST MEDIUM? Interview with Massinissa Selmani

09 May 2015 - 22 November 2015

© Copyright 2015 Contemporary And C& talks to artist Massinissa Selmani about the use of drawings in his artistic practice confronting the comic and the tragic. C&: You studied computer science and fine arts. What was it that brought you to the arts in the end? Massinissa Selmani: I’ve always made drawings and wanted to […]

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A coups de crayons, Massinissa Selmani désamorce la violence (Fr)

10 September 2015

© Copyright 2015 Le Monde. Roxana Azimi Au téléphone, il n’en revient pas : un portrait, vraiment ? C’est que Massinissa Selmani, 35 ans, est de nature discrète. Sa participation à deux biennales d’art contemporain prestigieuses – à Venise, où il a décroché une mention spéciale du jury, et à partir du 10 septembre à […]

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Interview with Nidhal Chamekh

09 August 2015 - 09 August 2015

© Copyright 2015 Nafas. Emma Chubb Born in Dahmani, Tunisia, in 1985, Nidhal Chamekh studied fine arts in Tunis and Paris, where he now lives. Chamekh exhibits two works in All the World’s Futures, curated by Okwui Enwezor for the 56th Venice Biennale 2015: De quoi rêvent les martyrs? (What do martyrs dream about?) 2012, […]

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Peindre à rebours (FR)

05 October 2013 - 09 November 2013

© Copyright 2013 Florence Journal d’art contemporain. Florence Macagno Lina Ben Rejeb décompose l’idée de la peinture puis l’assemble matériellement dans l’espace de la galerie Florence Léoni où chaque œuvre devient le composant d’un tout, devenu le tableau. La genèse de sa pratique, selon ses mots, est d’affranchir la peinture du cadre, la libérer du […]

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Nidhal Chamekh at the abc art berlin contemporary

17 September 2015 - 20 September 2015

Selma Feriani Gallery proudly presents new works on paper by Tunisian artist Nidhal Chamekh. Born in 1985 in Dahmani, he graduated at the School of Fine Arts in Tunis and in Paris. He currently lives and works in both cities and his most recent and still on-going projects are being shown at the Arsenale Corderie […]

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Pascal Hachem : Artist Residency & Solo Show at the Soulangh Artist Village, Taiwan

06 September 2015

We want to congratulate Pascal Hachem for his residency at Soulangh Artist Village in Tainan City, Taiwan in view to stage an exhibition

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