Venice Architecture Biennale. Lifescapes Beyond Bigness. Curator: Dr. Khaled Alawadi. Venue: Arsenale, Sale d'Armi. 26 May - 25 November 2018.
Venice Architecture Biennale. Spaces in Between. Exhibitiors: Abdulrahman & Turki Gazzaz. Curators: Dr. Sumayah Al-Solaiman & Jawaher Al Sudairy. 26 May - 25 Nov. 2018.
Palestinian artists celebrate Darat al Funun's pioneering role in the Arab and Palestinian art scene with events in Jerusalem, Ramallah, Bethlehem, and Gaza.
8 March - 15 May 2018, MMAG Foundation. Works from the Abu Ghazaleh Collection & invited artists. Curator: Eliel Jones.
Photomontages based on images of details at Hagia Sophia in Istanbul. C & K Gallery Berlin, 21 April - 26 May 2018.
By Almút Sh. Bruckstein
1 April - 15 May 2018, Amman. Arts residency and experiential program with workshops, research excursions, etc.
5 -10 May 2018, Amman. Street artists from Jordan, the region and Europe. Organizer: Al Balad Theater.
A landmark retrospective, including works from the early 1970s to 2016. Curator: Hoor Al Qasimi. Sharjah, 4 Nov. 2017 - 3 Feb. 2018.
The role of the archive and an extended research of Plan for Greater Baghdad, with a focus on women.
Refugees and immigrants with Syrian or Iraqi backgrounds as museum mediators present their favorite objects, and what these mean for them and for the groups they guide.
The pomegranate and the sleeping ghoul. Cultural memory and landscape through works inspired by Palestinian folklore.
For the first time in the Arab World, Badran’s new animated movie 'Memory of the Land' was presented at Darat al Funun.
Litho-acoustic project using desert flints to unearth a hidden order and undiscovered musical scales in the landscape of Jordan and Palestine.
About his monumental installation made of 1,600 weaved pieces of Indonesian bamboo for the Yokohama Triennale 2017.
Inaugural exhibition of the Palestinian Museum, Birzeit, Palestine, 27 August - 31 January 2018. Curator: Reem Fadda.
Interview about his long-term intervention at a roundabout in Sharjah in collaboration with gardeners from Pakistan.
By Pat Binder & Gerhard Haupt
The origins of Turkey's social context, traced via artworks, and elements of popular culture and social movements since 1980.
By Bora Gürdaş
2014, Morocco. Artistic director: Alya Sebti; Visual & sound arts: Hicham Khalidi. Curators for performing arts, film & video, literature.
By Lucrezia Cippitelli
Art and visual culture in Iran from the 1960s up to the present. Shown in Paris and Rome, 2014 - 2015. Extensive photo documentation.
Interview with Suha Shoman, Founder and Chair of the Khalid Shoman Foundation and of Darat al Funun.
By Pat Binder & Gerhard Haupt
The work of a community to create a vivid cultural experience away from setbacks of the political reality.
By Inass Yasin
The founders N. Adipurnomo and M. Jaarsma about their concept and problems in the Indonesian art scene.
By Christina Schott
Interview with the artist in the context of her survey show that started in 2015 at the Pompidou. By Christine van Assche.
The artist died of gunshot wounds inflicted by snipers on Tahrir Square in 2011. His art projects, teaching, and last days.
By Shady El Noshokaty
Essay about his installation "The Repair from Occident to Extra-Occidental Cultures", shown at Documenta 13.
By Serge Gruzinski
Constructivist drawings and Fluxus influenced performances in Dubai and the desert, early 1980s.
By Paulina Kolczynska
The Sudanese artist is one of the most significant figures in African and Arab Modernism. Exhibition at Tate Modern and essay by Salah M. Hassan.