Massinissa Selmani at Palais de Tokyo

15 February 2018

  Massinissa Selmani Ce Qui Coule n’a Pas de Fin Winner Sam Prize Contemporary Art 2016 Palais de Tokyo Paris, France Massinissa Selmani’s exhibition pursues an experimental project based on drawing, mingling a documentary approach with fictional constructions, while taking as its point of departure contemporary political and social issues from press cuttings. Through confrontation, […]

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Catalina Swinburn at Art Basel Cities Buenos Aires

04 November 2017

Catalina Swinburn Art Basel Cities Buenos Aires Fissures Workshop Experience Art Basel Cities House Buenos Aires, Argentina Nationalism requires the elaboration of a real or invented remote past. This workshop considers how archaeological data are manipulated for nationalist purposes, and it discusses the relationship of archaeology to nation-building. The Art Basel Cities Exchange facilitates professional […]

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Maha Malluh at the Louvre Abu Dhabi

11 November 2017

Louvre Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Described as a ‘new world museum of the 21st century’, Louvre Abu Dhabi aims to redefine the traditional museum experience by deconstructing traditional perspectives of art history, and building a narrative that finds commonality across cultures — instead of the accepted format of museology, in which works […]

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Farah Khelil I Nous Ne Sommes Pas le Nombre Que Nous Croyons Être

02 February 2018 - 03 February 2018

Farah Khelil Nous Ne Sommes Pas le Nombre Que Nous Croyons Être Cité Internationale des Arts Paris, France Curated by Mélanie Bouteloup, Bétonsalon Event Dates | 02.02 to 03.02.18 This event will bring together hundreds of artists, researchers and working groups from a wide variety of geographical and disciplinary horizons around an unprecedented, continuous experience […]

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Carte Blanche to Ismaïl Bahri at Cyclorama Studio (Lyon)

22 February 2018

Ismaïl Bahri Projection Carte Blanche À Ismaïl Bahri! Cyclorama Studio Lyon, France Event date I 22.02.18 In search of unpredictability and astonishment, Ismaïl Bahri likes to confront the things that exceed him (wind, storm, fire…). He fashions his images and strives to invite a form of chance in the act of filming. His camera accompanies a […]

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THE SHOW HAS A LONG TITLE THAT I DON’T RECALL ANYMORE. PASCAL HACHEM

09 December 2017

© Copyright 2017 ArtAsiaPacific. Ned Carter Miles The surface of a thing, by definition, is always the part of it that we see. It is the outermost layer that defines our idea of an object in both sight and memory; when we record or represent things remembered, we also often do so on a surface—paper, a […]

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Pascal Hachem at The Mosaic Rooms

17 November 2017

© Copyright 2017 contemporary art society. Ali MacGilp There are two solo exhibitions in London that you may have overlooked during the Frieze frenzy that are closing soon, Fatma Bucak at Pi Artworks and Pascal Hachem at The Mosaic Rooms. I would urge you to see both. Both artists reflect poetically on the current political […]

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Ismaïl Bahri. Avec Affection (FR)

27 October 2017

© Copyright 2017 Zérodeux. Raphael Brunel Si on associe généralement le travail d’Ismaïl Bahri à une forme de lenteur, à une quasi immobilité, ses œuvres, principalement vidéo, ne cessent toutefois d’être prises dans des logiques de flux. Certes le rythme peut paraître atone ou suspendu mais il y a toujours mouvement. Cette cadence semble justement propice […]

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Lebanese artist Pascal Hachem transforms everyday objects into unexpected artworks

12 September 2017

© Copyright 2017 Creative Boom. Katy Cowan In this new body of work, Lebanese artist and designer Pascal Hachem explores his experiences of his home city of Beirut by transforming everyday domestic objects into unexpected works of art. He poses the question, when faced with life in a city of both daily instability and overwhelming fragmentation […]

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