Sharjah Art Foundation

Sharjah Biennial 16

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

Duty Colossus (2023)

Duty Colossus (2023)

Nari Ward

Collecting and repurposing found objects, Nari Ward grapples with social and political issues surrounding race, poverty and consumer culture via metaphor and juxtaposition.

Porcelain Souls (2018) and other works

Porcelain Souls (2018) and other works

Inuuteq Storch

Combining autoethnographic methodologies with archival portraits, Inuuteq Storch’s photographic practice bridges personal and universal visions of Greenland.

The Tide Country (2022)

The Tide Country (2022)

Pak Khawateen Painting Club

Pak Khawateen Painting Club is a collective whose provocateurs investigate colossal hydrological engineering structures on the Indus River with transnational implications, including Indigenous displacement, land salinisation and ecological decline.

The Unknown Sailor (2023)

The Unknown Sailor (2023)

Abdulrahim Salem

Emphasising Arab heritage and identity, Abdulrahim Salem’s practice grapples with elements of magic, mysticism and folk traditions.

Uprooted (2020–2022)

Uprooted (2020–2022)

Doris Salcedo

Known for her sociopolitical sculptural work, Doris Salcedo’s multidisciplinary practice centres around themes of memory, loss and violence as experienced by the exiled and traumatised.