On 22 October 2016 passed away the great artist Marwan Kassab-Bachi, a Syrian 'through and through' even though living in Berlin since the late 1950s.Oct 2016
Museum für Islamische Kunst, Berlin, 29 July - 30 October 2016. Pictures by the Syrian photographer showing the life in his home country before the war.Sep 2016
Original drawings for the much-noticed graphic novel by the Syrian artist, presented in an exhibition at Crone Gallery Berlin, 9 April - 18 June 2016.
By Hannah Kugel
Atassi Foundation's inaugural project will first be shown as part of Art Dubai Projects, 16 - 19 March 2016. Produced by Hala Alabdalla and Khaled Barakeh.Mar 2016
Resilience and poetic creativity against all odds. About the filmmaker, his unflinching, profound and poetic insights, and his central role in Syria’s film production scene.
By Lisa Wedeen
Perspectives on exile and the inner landscapes of those who have lost their native homes. Natalie Naccache, Lebanon, and Omar Imam, Syria. 10 - 20 Sept. 2015, Photoville, New York.Aug 2015
Exhibition at Rocher de Palmer, Cenon, France, 24 Jan. - 12 Feb. 2015. Screenings at Utopia Cinema, Bordeaux, France, 23 - 24 January. Curator: Delphine LeccasJan 2015
July - Oct. 2017, Sursock Museum Beirut. Recreation and destruction of his childhood home in Damascus. Reflections on the artist's project.
By Murtaza Vali
Topographies of the Soul. Individual exhibition, Barjeel Art Foundation at Maraya Art Centre, Sharjah, 6 December 2014 - 6 February 2015.
By Ismail Al Rifa’i
The impact of the Palestinian struggle on ideals, efforts, discourses across times and geographies, traced in artworks and documents of visual culture. 16 July - 28 Sept. 2014, New Museum, New York.
By Ala Younis