Linyekula, Faustin

Linyekula, Faustin

Choreographer, dancer

Faustin Linyekula’s work as a choreographer, dancer and founder of Studios Kabako in Kisangani is intimately tied to the artist’s engagement with his home country.

Maceda, José

Maceda, José

Composer

José Maceda was a composer, pianist and ethnomusicologist who dedicated his life to the understanding and popularisation of Filipino traditional music.

Meyer-Keller, Eva

Meyer-Keller, Eva

Choreographer and performer

Eva Meyer-Keller is a versatile performance artist whose work often emerges from a point of transition between visual and performing arts.

Mriziga, Radouan

Mriziga, Radouan

Performer

Choreographer and dancer Radouan Mriziga’s performances explore the relationship between movement, construction and composition. 

Ne Jame, Adele

Ne Jame, Adele

Poet

In the 9th Sharjah Biennial, selections of poetry by Adele NeJame were exhibited alongside paintings of Hawaiian flowers by her daughter, the artist Melissa Chimera.

Ogata, Shinichiro

Ogata, Shinichiro

Designer

Shinichiro Ogata is a designer and restaurateur who heads up his own small design company called Simplicity.

Okeke-Agulu, Chika

Okeke-Agulu, Chika

Art Historian, Curator

Chika Okeke-Agulu specialises in indigenous, modern and contemporary African and African Disapora art history and theory.

Sakaguchi, Kyohei

Sakaguchi, Kyohei

Artist, Architect

Kyohei Sakaguchi is an artist and architect, who works with used and discarded materials to create mobile structures.

Salim, Abdulraheem

Salim, Abdulraheem

1955, Dubai, UAE
Lives and works in Dubai, UAE

The painting and sculpture of Abdulraheem Salim reflect a fascination with both figurative and abstract forms and depict the artist’s longstanding engagement with Emirati culture and the history of the Arabian Gulf.

Lindsay Seers’ artistic practice goes beyond simple storytelling to become a network in which conceptual investigation, a desire for photography to act as evidence, historical and personal contexts, and the camera itself merge.

Shibuya, Keiichiro

Shibuya, Keiichiro

Composer, Musician

Composer and musician Keiichiro Shibuya has created musical works for live performances, films and sound installations and established the music label ATAK.

Teh, Mark

Teh, Mark

Director, Curator and Researcher

Mark Teh is a director, curator and researcher whose diverse projects are engaged with issues of history, memory and urban contexts.

Yamani, Tarek

Yamani, Tarek

Musician, Composer

Pianist Tarek Yamani has dedicated himself to exploring relationships between African American jazz and classical Arabic music.

Zainal, Abdulrahman

Zainal, Abdulrahman

Artist, Sculptor

Abdulrahman Zainal expresses his ethical and political vision in his work, aiming not to depict his subject matter realistically but rather to portray its narrative context.

Zeidan, Rami

Zeidan, Rami

Art Professional, Speaker

Rami Zeidan is the Vice President of Partnerships at Anghami, where he is responsible for building strategic opportunities across content, technology and data functions.

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