March Meeting 2019: Beyond The Echo Chamber

March Meeting 2019: Beyond The Echo Chamber

Conference papers

This publication is a compilation of individual responses by invited correspondents to the March Meeting 2019, curated by Sharjah Biennial 14 (SB14) curators Zoe Butt, Omar Kholeif and Claire Tancons. MM2019 took place from 7 March to 10 June 2019.

Corniche

Corniche

Artist book

Corniche is a collaborative project by 15 artists and illustrators and was published for the 2019 edition of FOCAL POINT, Sharjah Art Foundation's annual art book fair, which took place from 14 to 16 November 2019 at Bait Obaid Al Shamsi, Arts Area, Sharjah.

Ibrahim El-Salahi Prison Notebook (Arabic Edition)

Ibrahim El-Salahi Prison Notebook (Arabic Edition)

Artist Book

This Arabic Edition, of Ibrahim El-Salahi’s Prison Notebook, published by the Sharjah Art Foundation and the Museum of Modern Art, comprises a facsimile of the Prison Notebook; excerpts of Ibrahim El-Salahi’s personal memoirs; a contextualizing essay by art historian Salah Hassan that addresses the social and political milieu in which it was produced; and a contemporary commentary by the artist.

Ibrahim El-Salahi Prison Notebook (English Edition)

Ibrahim El-Salahi Prison Notebook (English Edition)

Artist Book

This English Edition, of Ibrahim El-Salahi’s Prison Notebook, published by The Museum of Modern Art and the Sharjah Art Foundation, comprises a facsimile of the Prison Notebook; an English translation of its prose; a contextualizing essay by art historian Salah Hassan that addresses the social and political milieu in which it was produced; and contemporary commentary by the artist.

Scouting for Locations

Scouting for Locations

Artist book

A film production crew mysteriously disappears in an Arabian Gulf city while scouting for locations.

The Demise of the Excellent Human

The Demise of the Excellent Human

Artist book

This publication accompanied The Khartoum School: The Making of the Modern Art Movement in Sudan (1945 – present) exhibition. It is a collection of previously published essays from the early 1970s by the artist and writer Abdalla Ahmad Bashir, also known as Abdalla Bola, as weekly episodes in the pages of AlAyam newspaper.

Wharfage

Wharfage

Artist book

The book component of a Sharjah Biennial 9 project containing two years of port records related to the Somali trade from the Sharjah creek, from where a large number of dhows leave for Somalia. A parallel radio transmission accompanied the project.

Embodying

Embodying

A collaboration between poet Cristiana de Marchi and artist Hassan Sharif

The Time Is Out Of Joint

The Time Is Out Of Joint

This two volume publication was published on the ocassion of the exhibition and related events of the same name.

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