Sharjah Art Foundation

Working with Artists and Audiences on Commissions and Residencies


Abdulwahid, Khalil

Abdulwahid, Khalil

Speaker

Khalil Abdulwahid is an Emirati visual artist, working primarily in painting and video from Dubai.

Abed al Ju’beh

Abed al Ju’beh

Speaker

Abed Al Ju’beh was born and educated in the old city of Jerusalem.

Abou El Fetouh, Tarek

Abou El Fetouh, Tarek

Curator

Tarek Abou El Fetouh is an independent curator who has established innovative initiatives in the Arab world and has sought to develop conversations among practitioners both regionally and internationally.

Afifi, Talal

Afifi, Talal

curator

Talal Afifi is a film curator, creative producer, director and Coordinator of the Sudan Film Factory at the Goethe Institut-Sudan.

Aidabi, Yousef

Aidabi, Yousef

Writer

Dr Yousef Aidabi is currently the Advisor at the Dr Sultan Al Qasimi Centre for Gulf Studies.

Al Owais, Abdul Rahman

Al Owais, Abdul Rahman

speaker

His Excellency the Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development Abdul Rahman Mohammed bin Nasser Al Owais holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Information Systems

Al Qassemi, Sultan Sooud

Al Qassemi, Sultan Sooud

Speaker

Sultan Sooud Al Qassemi is the Chairman and Partner of Meem Gallery, as well as the founder of the Barjeel Art Foundation.

Al Suwaidi, Noor

Al Suwaidi, Noor

Artist

Noor Al Suwaidi is a visual artist, working primarily in painting and drawing.

Al-Sayer, Noura

Al-Sayer, Noura

Speaker

Noura Al-Sayeh is an architect currently working at the Ministry of Culture of the Kingdom of Bahrain as Head of Architectural Affairs.

Alshaibi, Sama

Alshaibi, Sama

Speaker

Sama Alshaibi is a photographer, video artist and accomplished filmmaker.

Anani, Yazid

Anani, Yazid

Speaker

Yazid Anani is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Architecture and the Master Program in Urban Planning and Landscape-Birzeit University, Palestine.

Andrews, Max

Andrews, Max

curator and writer

Max Andrews is an independent curator and writer based in Barcelona.

Anri, Sala

Anri, Sala

Artist

Anri Sala grew up under the most repressive regime in Europe, the Stalinist dictatorship of Enver Hoxha.

Antar, Ziad

Antar, Ziad

Artist

Lebanese photographer Ziad Antar uses photography and video in work where the artist's quiet and reflective stance reveals the social and political structures that influence daily life.

Atoui, Tarek

Atoui, Tarek

Artist

Atoui is an electro-acoustic musician who initiates and curates multidisciplinary interventions, events, concerts and workshops in the Middle East, Europe and the Americas.

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