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Sharif, Hassan

A pioneer of conceptual art and experimental practice in the Middle East, Hassan Sharif explored form, time, social action and mathematical systems throughout his career.

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Sharif, Hassan
Raad, Walid

Raad, Walid

Artist

Walid Raad works with mixed media installation, performance, video, photography and text to create a substantial body of work the offers multi-layered narratives on the contemporary history of Lebanon.

Rab, Samia

Rab, Samia

Speaker

Samia Rab is an architect and professor of urban design.

Rabah, Khalil

Rabah, Khalil

Artist

Khalil Rabah is best known for rewriting and inventing history. Emerging from his deep involvement and background in architecture, his works aim to provide an alternative vision that challenges public perceptions and expectations.

Rahbar, Sara

Rahbar, Sara

Artist

Sara Rahbar employs multiple media, including photography, sculpture and installation, to create autobiographical works that stem from her personal experiences.

Rainer, Arnulf

Rainer, Arnulf

Artist

The work of Arnulf Rainer has explored the conceptual and communicative capacity of painting.

Raja, Prateek

Raja, Prateek

Co-Founder, Experimenter Curators' Hub

Prateek Raja and his wife and partner Priyanka Raja are co-founders of Experimenter and the annual Curators’ Hub first initiated in 2011.

Rajeh, Omar

Rajeh, Omar

Artist

Omar Rajeh is a choreographer, dancer and artistic director of Maqamat Dance Theatre which he founded in 2002.

Rakun, Farid

Rakun, Farid

Researcher and Education Coordinator, ruangrupa

Farid Rakun currently serves as a researcher and education coordinator for the artists’ initiative ruangrupa.

Ramadan, Ayman

Ramadan, Ayman

Artist

Ayman Ramadan’s practice emerges from and responds to street culture and the practices of everyday life in the small village of Sharqiya where he grew up, and the chaotic megalopolis of Cairo where he moved to as a teenager.

Ramirez, Enrique

Ramirez, Enrique

Artist

Enrique Ramirez studied at the Arcos Institute, Santiago de Chile and Le Fresnoy – Studio national des arts contemporains, France.

Ramo, Sara

Ramo, Sara

Artist

Sara Ramo appropriates everyday elements and scenes, displacing them from their original context and rearranging them in videos, photographs, collages, sculptures and installations.

Raouda Choucair, Saloua

Raouda Choucair, Saloua

Artist

A modernist who apprenticed with Moustafa Farroukh and Omar Onsi, studied with Fernand Léger, copiously analysed Le Corbusier’s ‘Cité radieuse’ and worked at l’atelier d’art abstrait in the 1940s, Saloua Raouda Choucair developed a unique abstract practice that included sculpture, painting, industrial design and public art.

Raqs Media Collective

Raqs Media Collective

Artist Collective

The members of Raqs Media Collective enjoy playing a plurality of roles, often appearing as artists, occasionally as curators, sometimes as philosophical agents provocateurs.

Rechmaoui, Marwan

Rechmaoui, Marwan

Artist

Marwan Rechmaoui’s work focuses on urban dynamics, demographics and behaviours.

Refat, Mahmoud

Refat, Mahmoud

Artist

Mahmoud Refat is a sound artist and musician who began his career playing in local funk, acid jazz and post rock bands at different venues in Cairo.

Reggad, Yasmina

Reggad, Yasmina

Speaker

Yasmina Reggad graduated with a degree in History from the Sorbonne University.

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