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Sharjah Biennial 2015 Prize Winners Announced

Artists Eric Baudelaire, Asunción Molinos Gordo, Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme, Adrián Villar Rojas, Fahrelnissa Zeid are honoured for their thought-provoking contributions to SB12.


Sharjah Biennial 2015 Prize Winners Announced
Marcelle, Cinthia

Marcelle, Cinthia

Artist

Working with video, photography 
and installation, Cinthia Marcelle choreographs interventions that often transform mundane or redundant gestures into poetic displays of exchange.

McMillian, Rodney

McMillian, Rodney

Artist

Rodney McMillian’s multimedia work addresses themes of economic inequity and identity in contemporary American society.

Mehretu, Julie

Mehretu, Julie

Artist

Julie Mehretu is best known for her large-scale paintings that layer geographical schema, maps and architectural representations of the city –the compressed and densely populated urban environments of the twenty-first century as well as cities with histories of erasure.

Mixrice

Mixrice

Artists

Mixrice has worked with a community of migrant workers in Maseok, an industrial area outside of Seoul, since 2002.

Molinos Gordo, Asunción

Molinos Gordo, Asunción

Artist

In her practice, Asunción Molinos Gordo questions the categories that define ‘innovation’ in mainstream discourses today, exploring the different forms of dominance in intellectual enquiry from the urban to the rural.

Mosallam Zarara, Abdul Hay

Mosallam Zarara, Abdul Hay

Artist

Abdul Hay Mosallam Zarara has used his work to decry the violent suppression of his homeland and promote international solidarity worldwide.