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A Lesson in Sound from the Hearing-Impaired

What can the hearing-impaired teach us about sound? How can they help expose us to the layered sensorial experiences it can provoke and the ways in which it can be used to communicate not merely to the ear canal, but to the entire body – to its organs and extremities, hair follicles and optic nerves? These are some of the complex questions raised by Lebanese sound artist Tarek Atoui’s workshop with hearing-impaired students from the Al-Amal School for the Deaf in Sharjah.

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Make Your Mark

Make Your Mark was a one-day event; which ran from 10:30 am to 8 pm and offered everyone a chance to make art revolving around SAF’s current exhibitions.

Conversations with artists: João Vasco Paiva

João Vasco Paiva is one of five artists exhibiting in What should I do to live in your life? a group exhibition of video works and installations by artists living and working in Seoul and Hong Kong.