Artist and writer Shubigi Rao creates layered installations of books, etchings, drawings, pseudo-scientific machines, metaphysical puzzles, video works, ideological board games and archives.

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

Created from industrial materials such as concrete, rubber, tar and glass, Marwan Rechmaoui’s work reflects his methodical study of cartography, demographics and urbanisation.

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.

Rehm, Jean-Pierre

Rehm, Jean-Pierre

Curator, Writer, Filmmaker

Jean Pierre Rehm studied Modern Literature and Philosophy in the Ecole Normale Supérieure (ENS), in Paris.

Reihana, Lisa

Reihana, Lisa

Artist

Lisa Reihana (Ngā Puhi, Ngāti Hine, Ngāi Tu) is known for a practice that interrogates gender, power and representation.

Reinke, Steve

Reinke, Steve

Artist, Writer

Steve Reinke is an artist and writer best known for his videos.

Reisz, Todd

Reisz, Todd

Architect, Writer

Todd Reisz is an architect and writer whose work often focuses on cities of the Arabian Peninsula, from both historical and contemporary perspectives.

Reyes, Pedro

Reyes, Pedro

Artist

Pedro Reyes examines the cognitive contradictions of modern life and proposes surprising solutions that are at the same time metaphorical and functional.

Rifahi, Oussama

Rifahi, Oussama

Speaker

Oussama Rifahi joined the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture as Executive Director in July 2010.

Rifky, Sarah

Rifky, Sarah

Curator, Writer, Speaker

Is a writer, curator and co-founder of Beirut, a space of art in Cairo that thinks about institution building as a curatorial act.

Rizvi, Uzma

Rizvi, Uzma

Speaker

Uzma Rizvi is an anthropological archaeologist and cultural archaeologist who specializes in the third millennium BCE, creative placemaking and critical heritage studies.

Rizzi, Mario

Rizzi, Mario

Artist

Rizzi’s photographs, films and video installations explore the impact of neo-liberal globalisation on individual lives through intimate, personal narratives.

Rose, Tracey

Rose, Tracey

Artist

Using a wide range of mediums, including performance and moving image, Tracey Rose investigates post-colonial, racial and feminist issues.

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