Sharjah Art Foundation

Sharjah Biennial 16

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

J. Lee, Christopher

J. Lee, Christopher

Art Historian, Speaker

Christopher J. Lee is Professor of African History, World History and African Literature at The Africa Institute, Sharjah.

Jaafar, Ali

Jaafar, Ali

Filmmaker

Ali Jaafar was the international editor of film and TV industry bible Variety, where he covered extensively the Arab world and Middle East, as well as the British, European and Asian entertainment business.

Jaar, Alfredo

Jaar, Alfredo

Artist, Filmmaker

Alfredo Jaar is an artist, architect and filmmaker whose work examines sociopolitical issues through installation, photography and film.

Ali Jabri was a critical chronicler of the everyday with a passion for archaeology and cultural heritage.

Jacir, Emily

Jacir, Emily

Artist, Filmmaker

Emily Jacir is an artist whose work investigates translation, transformation, resistance and movement.

Artist and curator Jack Persekian is the founder and director of Al Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art in Jerusalem.

Jaffat El Aqlam

Jaffat El Aqlam

Speaker

Jaffat El Aqlam, which established its digital existence through zines, open calls, workshops and collaborative dialogue, is an independent platform that celebrates artistic creations by humans from/based in the MENA region.

Jain, Bijoy

Jain, Bijoy

Artist

Founded by Bijoy Jain, Studio Mumbai includes both architects and skilled craftspeople, who design and build projects together.

Janich, Agnes

Janich, Agnes

Artist

Politcs, power relationships, sexuality and communication are often the focus of the work of Agnes Janich.

Janssens, Ann Veronica

Janssens, Ann Veronica

Artist

Ann Veronica Janssens’s experimental work emphasises in-situ installations and the use of very simple or intangible materials, such as light, sound or artificial fog.

Jantjes, Gavin

Jantjes, Gavin

Activist, painter, printmaker, curator and writer Gavin Jantjes was born in Cape Town, South Africa, just as the apartheid regime was beginning its ascent.

Jaradat, Samer

Jaradat, Samer

Musician, Founder of Jafra Productions

Samer Jaradat is a musician and entrepreneur with experience in cultural music management and business leadership.

Jaride, Ahmed

Jaride, Ahmed

Artist, Association pour l’art et la culture (APAC)/Association Marocaine des Arts Plastiques (AMAP), Morocco

Jaroljmek, Danda

Jaroljmek, Danda

Speaker

Danda Jaroljmek holds a BA in Public Art from Chelsea College of Art and Design, London and works from Kuona Trust, Centre for Visual Arts, Kenya.

Jarrar, Khaled

Jarrar, Khaled

Artist, Filmmaker

Khaled Jarrar works in photography, video and performance.

Jawhar, Salem

Jawhar, Salem

Artist

Informed by travel and nature as well as UAE culture and tradition, Salem Jawhar creates vividly coloured ceramic works that reflect his multi-faceted engagement with his surroundings.

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