Abdelkarim, Mohamed

Abdelkarim, Mohamed

Artist

Mohamed Abdelkarim engages with notions of authorship and representation, camouflage and concealment and exchange and play

Abu Abdullah, Sarah

Abu Abdullah, Sarah

Artist

Initially trained as a painter, Sarah Abu Abdallah was later attracted to the documentary capacities of the camera, as well as the possibilities inherent in video and performance, and now creates works in multiple media.

Afif, Saâdane

Afif, Saâdane

Artist

Saâdane Afif’s installations often combine ready-made objects with appropriated popular music.

Agarwal, Ravi

Agarwal, Ravi

Artist, Curator, Writer

Ravi Agarwal is an Artist, Curator, Writer and environmental activist. He explores issues of urban space, ecology, capital and globalisation in photographs, text, video, performance and site-specific installations.

Agnel, Sophie

Agnel, Sophie

Artist

A classically trained pianist who later turned to jazz, Sophie Agnel approaches the piano from every sonic angle, considering keys, strings and board simultaneously.

Akhøj, Kasper

Akhøj, Kasper

Artist

Kasper Akhøj’s work is situated in the realm of conceptual storytelling, exploring objects, situations and residual histories of art, design, architecture and the institutions that present them.

Akomfrah, John

Akomfrah, John

Artist

A Super 8 enthusiast in his teenage years, John Akomfrah was influenced by the art-house cinemas of postwar Europe, India and Japan that he encountered during the late 1970s.

Al Hashemi, Zeinab

Al Hashemi, Zeinab

Artist

Zeinab Alhashemi tells stories in her work, experimenting with new materials and techniques with each project.

Al Shaarani, Mouneer

Al Shaarani, Mouneer

Artist

A student of Syrian master calligrapher Badawi Al Dirany, Mouneer Alshaarani has worked as a calligrapher and book designer since 1968 and has developed several Arabic typefaces.

Al-Ani, Jananne

Al-Ani, Jananne

Artist

Jananne Al-Ani works in photography, film and video. Her early work focuses on Orientalist representations of the Middle East in Western visual culture.

Aladağ, Nevin

Aladağ, Nevin

Artist

Born in Turkey, Nevin Aladağ moved with her family to Germany in 1973. Her study of sculpture heightened her sense of the limits and boundaries of objects and the identity of forms.

alva noto (Carsten Nicolai)

alva noto (Carsten Nicolai)

Artist

Carsten Nicolai seeks to overcome the separation of art forms and genres to create an integrated artistic approach.

Alÿs, Francis

Alÿs, Francis

Artist

Urban strolls play a central role in Francis Alÿs’s practice, as seen in the video The Collector, 1991–92, in which the artist pulls a magnetic toy through the streets of Mexico City until it is covered in metal debris.

Amorales, Carlos

Amorales, Carlos

Artist

Carlos Amorales’s work spans performance, drawing, digital animation and installation. He has collaborated with graphic designers, communication specialists and musicians.

Andrés Denegri

Andrés Denegri

Artist

Andrés Denegri is an independent film, TV and video producer and audio-visual installation artist.

Anker, Steve

Anker, Steve

Filmmaker

Steve Anker directed a highly visible and successful screening series of independent film and video at the Boston Film/Video Foundation.

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