Open Call to Enjoy Tranquility and Creativity in Ofok Sanctuary

Open call Artist in residence in Ofok Sanctuary by Ward Culture and Art Center in Cairo, Egypt. Duration: 10-14 days from June 10, 2019. There are visits to both Cairo and Alexandria during the residency. Project: Ofok is an agricultural residential community on 600 acres, artists, musicians and many different fields lives in the area….

After a 10 Years Hiatus… Cairo Biennale Returns

After a 10-year hiatus, the Cairo International Biennale of Art returns in its 13th iteration with the theme EYES EAST BOUND and 80 artists participating.Opening ceremony, Monday 10th of June; the exhibition will run until 10 August 2019. Since its inception in 1984, the Cairo Biennale has been considered one of the most important cultural events in…

Artist of the Month: Hayv Kahraman

One glance at her art and you will be mesmerized, or in my case, captivated! Born in Baghdad, Iraq in 1981, Hayv Kahraman aesthetically tackles nostalgia and criticizes social boundaries, retroactive traditions and taboos in the formation of the female body and face, a form that is considered a taboo in the Middle East. “I…

Luchita Hurtado’s I Live I Die I Will Be Reborn

The Serpentine (London) presents the first UK solo exhibition of works by Luchita Hurtado (b.1920, Maiqueti?a, Venezuela) on May 23 until October 20. The exhibition ‘I LIVE I DIE I WILL BE REBORN’ will trace the trajectory of Hurtado’s expansive, 80-year career and reveal the scale, experimentation and playfulness of her impressive oeuvre. At the…

About Face: Stonewall, Revolt and New Queer Art

Alexander Gray Associates is pleased to annouce Harmony Hammond’s inclusion in About Face: Stonewall, Revolt and New Queer Art at Wrightwood 659, Chicago on May 22 until August 6, 2019. The exhibition is curated by Jonathan David Katz, PhD. About Face: Stonewall, Revolt and New Queer Art takes as its point of departure Allen Ginsberg’s description of the…