Their Dreams, 2010

Adel Abidin
Their Dreams, 2010
6-channel video installation
4 minutes
Film still
Image courtesy of the Artist
Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation


Adel Abidin's exploration of methods and mediums that enable the communication of difficult or elusive experiences has resulted in a practice that also encompasses video, installation, photography and new media. He exhibited widely in group and solo exhibitions such as the Helsinki Museum of Contemporary Art, the Centre of Contemporary Art, and the 52nd Venice Bienniale. In 2011, Abidin’s new work was featured in solo exhibitions in Milan, Paris and Amman, as well as in the Iraq Pavilion at the Venice Biennale.

This person was part of Sharjah Biennial 10


Abidin, Adel

Their Dreams

Their Dreams is a work inspired from children's stories of their dreams about what they could be and what they hope to receive from the world.