Jumana Emil Abboud has consistently reflected a Palestinian cultural landscape in which the struggle for continuity amid the wider political context necessitates a constant process of metamorphosis and ingenuity. She has participated in numerous international group exhibitions over the last decade. From 2009 this included the Venice Biennale, the Istanbul Biennial, the Bahrain National Museum, Manama, L’Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris, The Jerusalem Show, and Sentences on the Banks and Other Activities exhibition at Darat al Funun, Amman.
This person was part of Sharjah Biennial 10
Borrowing elements from Palestinian folk belief and superstition, Quest for Spouse directs its attention to magic, healing, play and longing.