Lamia Joreige explores the possibilities of the representation of the Lebanese wars, their aftermath, and Beirut, a city at the centre of her imagery. She is cofounder and codirector of Beirut Art Center, a nonprofit space dedicated to contemporary art in Lebanon.
Joreige’s work was exhibited internationally including at Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan (2012); Tate Modern, London (2011); MATHAF, Doha, Qatar (2010); Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA (2010); Sharjah Biennial (2009); International Center for Photography, New York (2008); Venice Biennale (2007); Modern Art Oxford, UK (2005); Townhouse Gallery, Cairo, Egypt (2005); Musée Nicéphore Niépce, Chalon-sur-Saône, France (2003) and Home Works Forum, Beirut (2003, 2008).
This person was part of Sharjah Biennial 11 and 13
This catalogue accompanied Sharjah Biennial 11.