Dr. Cynthia Becker, Mathaf - AMCA Academic Conference (part 10 of 23)

Modern Art: Objects, Histories, and Methodologies

Mathaf - AMCA Academic Conference

Day One, Panel III

Discriminating Tastes: Art Writing, Curating, and Critical Intervention

Dr. Cynthia Becker discusses "Art, Self-Censorship, & the Public Discourse: Contemporary Moroccan Artists at the Crossroads" at the first annual conference of the Association for Modern and Contemporary Art of the Arab World, Iran, and Turkey, in collaboration with Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha, Qatar,...

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From: Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art

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Art of Transit - A mime in the Cairo metro (Part SIX) (Mahatat for contemporary art)

#Shaware3na #Art #Cairo #Mahatat

Art of Transit Day 10: Art of Transit is a series of artistic activities in the Cairo metro within the project Shaware3na. Here you see the mime Amr Abdel Aziz perform.

Shaware3na is an art in public space project in Cairo and Giza from Jan. 18th to June 23rd. It is a partnership project presented by Mahatat for contemporary art in cooperation with the Danish Egyptian Dialogue Institute (DEDI).

For more information check out www.mahatatcollective.com ,...

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From: Mahatat Collective

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Contemporary Art Platform celebrates Arab abstract art movement

The Tajreed Part I -- a Selection of Arab Abstract Art, presented by the Contemporary Art Platform in Kuwait, continues to be the biggest retrospectives that celebrate and map the abstract movement in the Arab world.

The exhibition sheds light on an artistic production that culminated over 50 years of Arab art, but needs to be revisited and further researched after 3 decades of oblivion and neglect.

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From: MOI Kuwaitnews

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Art of Transit: Red Tomato in the Cairo Metro (Mahatat for contemporary art)

#Shaware3na #Art #Cairo #Mahatat

Art of Transit Day 10: Art of Transit is a series of artistic activities in the Cairo metro within the project Shaware3na. Here you see Aly Sobhy and Ahmed Mostafa of the clown group Red Tomato perform.

Shaware3na is an art in public space project in Cairo and Giza from Jan. 18th to June 23rd. It is a partnership project presented by Mahatat for contemporary art in cooperation with the Danish Egyptian Dialogue Institute (DEDI).

For more information check out...

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From: Mahatat Collective

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Art of Transit - Mime in the Cairo Metro (Mahatat for contemporary art)

#Shaware3na #Art #Cairo #Mahatat

Art of Transit Day 5: Art of Transit is a series of artistic activities in the Cairo metro within the project Shaware3na. Here you see the mime Amr Abdel Aziz perform.

Shaware3na is an art in public space project in Cairo and Giza from Jan. 18th to June 23rd. It is a partnership project presented by Mahatat for contemporary art in cooperation with the Danish Egyptian Dialogue Institute (DEDI).

For more information check out www.mahatatcollective.com ,...

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From: Mahatat Collective

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Adnan Al Masri Arab Calligraphy ,From the Farhat Art Museum

A month to this date the art world and the community of the Arab art have lost one of their most influential Lebanese artists for the 20Th & the 21st century. Andan Al-Masri is one of the most important artists whom the Arab world has produced at our times. He is one of the few Arab artists who where able to cr...eate Arab / Islamic art that can be enjoyed by humanity anywhere at any time. Adnan's art is universal in the time and the space. His work is the bridge that connects side of Westren...

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From: Farhat Art Museum

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Art of Transit: Mime in the Cairo Metro (Part FIVE) (Mahatat for contemporary art)

#Shaware3na #Art #Cairo #Mahatat

Art of Transit Day 8: Art of Transit is a series of artistic activities in the Cairo metro within the project Shaware3na. Here you see the mime Amr Abdel Aziz perform.

Shaware3na is an art in public space project in Cairo and Giza from Jan. 18th to June 23rd. It is a partnership project presented by Mahatat for contemporary art in cooperation with the Danish Egyptian Dialogue Institute (DEDI).

For more information check out www.mahatatcollective.com ,...

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From: Mahatat Collective

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Video: Modern and Contemporary Arab & Turkish Art Part III Online Only Auction 2013

In this video, Myrna Ayad, editor of Canvas magazine, talks about the exciting state of art in the Middle East, while Christie's associate director and head of sales for Dubai, Hala Khayat, deconstructs two works from an upcoming online-only sale of Modern and Contemporary Arab and Turkish art: Mahmoud Saïd's Le Canal de Mahmoudieh (1922); and Wonder Beirut #22 (General View with Mountains), History of a Pyromaniac Photograph (1998-2007), by Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige.

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From: Christie's

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ARAB CONTEMPORARY

ARAB CONTEMPORARY is the second chapter in the series "Architecture, Culture and Identity" -- and is a successor to the exhibition NEW NORDIC, which Louisiana showed in 2012. The series is about how architecture is both a bearer of identity and promotes the shaping of the cultural distinctiveness of a country or a region.

ARAB CONTEMPORARY

Architecture, culture and identity

January 31 - May 4 2014

Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

http://www.louisiana.dk/uk

Produced by Martin Kogi and...

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From: Louisiana Museum of Modern Art

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Modern and Contemporary Arab, Iranian and Turkish Art in Dubai 2013

Get a closer look at some of our favorite works featured in the upcoming Modern and Contemporary Arab, Iranian and Turkish sales on April 16-17 in Dubai.

For more information: http://bit.ly/11R7UPv

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From: Christie's

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