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Akram Zaatari  1966, LB

Rank (2014): 304 

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Germany 18
USA 15
United Kingdom 10
France 9

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Artist Rank
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  Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Lebanon 3

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1966 Born in Saida (LB)

Lives and works in Beirut

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 128  Please report missing Information

from 28.6.
   Akram Zaatari - The End of Time - The Power Plant, Toronto, ON Send message


until 27.4.
   Akram Zaatari, This Day at Ten - WIELS - Centrum voor Hedendaagse kunst, Brussels Send message


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   Akram Zaatari - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
   Akram Zaatari: All Is Well - Agnes Etherington Art Center, Kingston, Ontario
   Akram Zaatari: Tomorrow everything will be alright - Turku Art Museum, Turku
   Akram Zaatari: The End of Time - kurimanzutto, Mexico City
   Projects 100: Akram Zaatari - MoMA - Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY

   This Day at Ten - MAGASIN-Centre National d’art Contemporain de Grenoble, Grenoble
   Composition for Two Wings - Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius
   Akram Zaatari - Tomorrow Everything Will Be Alright - MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
   Akram Zaatari: El molesto asunto - Museo Universitario de Arte Contemporáneo - MUAC, Mexico City
   Akram Zaatari - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Hamburg, Hamburg

   Akram Zaatari - Composition for Two Wings - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
   Akram Zaatari: This Day - Moderna galerija Ljubljana, Ljubljana
   El molesto asunto - Musac - Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Castilla y León, Léon

   documents / rumeurs / histoires - Laboratoires d'Aubervilliers, Aubervilliers

Description and image  Earth of Endless Secrets Writing for a Posterior Time - Beirut Art Center, Beirut
   Akram Zaatari: Earth of Endless Secrets - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
   Akram Zaatari - Nature Morte - BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead (England)
   Akram Zaatari - Kunstverein München, Munich
   Akram Zaatari - A muffled soundtrack and a few men smoking in a dark humid cinema - Muzeum Sztuki Nowoczesnej w Warszawie / Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw

   Akram Zaatari - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Hamburg, Hamburg

   Hashem el Madani: Promenades and Studio Practices - CaixaForum Barcelona, Barcelona

   Akram Zaatari - Unfolding - Portikus, Frankfurt/Main


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   Archive State - MoCP - The Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago, IL

   John Bock, Keren Cytter, Paul Pfeiffer, Gillian Wearing, and Akram Zaatari - Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA
   Reading Cinema, Finding Words: Art after Marcel Broodthaers - National Museum of Modern Art Kyoto (MOMAK), Kyoto
Description  Terms & Conditions - Singapore Art Museum, Singapore
   fALSEfAKES - Maison des arts du Grütli, Geneva
   Biennale di Venezia - 55th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
   Le Pont - MAC Musées d´Art Contemporain Marseille, Marseille
   Una Posibilidad De Escape Para Asaltar El Estudio De La Realidad Y Volver A Grabar El Universo - EACC - Espai d´Art Contemporani de Castelló, Castellon de la Plana
   Home Works 6 - Ashkal Alwan - The Lebanese Association for Plastic Arts, Beirut
   In The Heart Of The Country - The Collection Of The Museum Of Modern Art In Warsaw - Muzeum Sztuki Nowoczesnej w Warszawie / Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw
   When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes - Museum of Contemporay Art Detroit, Detroit, MI
Description  Ici, ailleurs - Friche la Belle de Mai, Marseille

   No Borders - Arnolfini, Bristol (England)
   Desire Lines - ACCA - Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne, VIC
   Privat - Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt/Main
Description, image and works of art ARTIUM - Basque Museum Center of Contemporary ArtMontaje de Atracciones - Tirar del Hilo - Colección Artium / Sala Norte - ARTIUM - Basque Museum Center of Contemporary Art, Vitoria-Gasteiz Send message
   Six Lines Of Flight - San Francisco Museum of Modern Art - SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
   7th Liverpool Biennial - Liverpool Biennial of Contemporary Art, Liverpool (England)
   Shifting Sands: Recent Videos from the Middle East - Stanlee & Gerald Rubin Center for the Visual Arts, El Paso, TX
Description and image  When Attitudes Became Form Become Attitudes - CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, CA
Description  Media City Seoul - 2012 The 7th Seoul International Media Art Biennale - Media City Seoul - International Biennale of Media Art, Seoul
   Terra Mediterranea – In Crisis Exhibition - The Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre, Nicosia
   Arab Express: The Latest Art from the Arab World - Mori Art Museum, Tokyo
   Documenta (13) - Documenta, Kassel
   Photography: New Documentary Forms - Tate Modern, London (England)
   Subversion - Cornerhouse, Manchester (England)
   Alienation - Maraya Art Centre - Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah
   Wahlverwandtschaften - Imaginationen des Nomadischen in der Gegenwartskunst - Museum für Völkerkunde, Hamburg
   Kadist: Pathways Into A Collection - Minsheng Art Museum, Shanghai

Description  Told | Untold | Retold - MATHAF - Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha
   Les Marques Aveugles - Centre d´Art Contemporain Geneve, Geneva
   Etrange et Proche - CAPC - Musée d'art contemporain, Bordeaux
   12th International İstanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
Description  Seeing is believing - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
   17şVideobrasil - SESC, Săo Paulo
   Distant Star - kurimanzutto, Mexico City
   Distant Star - Regen Projects, Los Angeles, CA
   Beirut - Kunsthalle wien project space karlsplatz, Vienna
   New Documentaries Form at Tate Modern - Akbank Art Center, Istanbul
Description  Photography: New Documentary Forms - Tate Modern, London (England)
Description and image  Sharjah Biennial 10 - Plot for a Biennial - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah

   BREAKING NEWS. Contemporary Photography from the Middle East and Africa - Ex Ospedale Sant’Agostino, Modena
   The future of tradition – the tradition of future - Haus der Kunst München, Munich
Description  Tarjama/Translation - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
   La revanche de l'archive photographique - Maison des arts du Grütli, Geneva
   This is Our Time - Stevenson, Cape Town

   Zeichen setzen / Indicated by signs - Bonner Kunstverein, Bonn
   Emotional Community - Monitor, Rome
   en todas as partes. políticas da diversidade sexual na arte - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
Description and image  Tarjama/Translation - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY
   008. Collection, nouvelles connexions - FRAC - Poitou-Charentes, Angoulęme
Description and image Lisson GalleryLisson Presents 1 - Lisson Gallery, London (England) Send message
Description  Closer - Beirut Art Center, Beirut

   Videozone 4 - Videozone - International Video-Art Biennial, Tel Aviv
   In the Middle of the Middle - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
   T2 Torino Triennale - - Torino Trienniale, Turin (closed)
   Éclats de frontičres - FRAC - Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, Marseille
   The 3rd Guangzhou Triennial - Guangzhou Triennial, Guangzhou, Guangdong
   OŮ ? Scčnes du Sud – Volet 2 - Carré d´art - Musée d´art contemporain de Nîmes, Nîmes
   Art Now in Lebanon - Darat al Funum, Amman
   Les inquiets - Centre Pompidou - Musée National d´Art Moderne, Paris

   passages—passagen—pasáže - Gandy Gallery, Bratislava
   Información contra información - CGAC - Centro Galego de Arte Contemporánea, Santiago de Compostela
   Oh Girl, It's a Boy! - Kunstverein München, Munich
   Mediterráneo(s) - Centre d’Art la Panera, Lleida
   Neue Asiatische Kunst. Thermocline of Art - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
Description and image  52nd International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
   June Bride - Yossi Milo Gallery, New York City, NY
   shooting back - T-B A21 - Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Vienna
   Geopoéticas - El vídeo como documento del lugar - Centro José Guerrero, Granada
Description  1st Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art - Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki
   8th Sharjah Biennial - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah
   Paranoia - Freud Museum, London (England)

   paranoia - Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea, Essex (England)
   27° Bienal de Săo Paulo - Bienal de Sao Paulo, Săo Paulo
   Mapping Sitting: On Portraiture and Photography - Perlman Teaching Museum, Northfield, MN
   Big City Lab - Nymphius Projekte Berlin, Berlin
   Coding:Decoding - Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen
  Museet for Samtidskunst / Museum of Contemporary ArtCoding : Decoding - Museet for Samtidskunst / Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde Send message
Description  15th Biennale of Sydney 2006 - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
   Out of Beirut - Modern Art Oxford, Oxford (England)
   Interdigitate 2006 - MIC Toi Rerehiko (Moving Image Centre), Auckland

   PhotoCairo3 - Townhouse Gallery, Cairo
   Masculinities - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
   15ş Videobrasil - SESC, Săo Paulo
   Mapping Sitting - On Portraiture and Photography - The Douglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery, Portland, OR
   5. Cetinje Biennale - Cetinje Biennale of Visual Arts, Cetinje
   Videokunstwoche - NBK - Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
   On Difference #1 - Lokale Kontexte - Hybride Räume - Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart
   Coabitazioni coatte - CACT Centro d´Arte Contemporanea Ticino, Bellinzona
Description  Mapping Sitting - Grey Art Gallery, NYU, New York City, NY

   Avvertenza! - CACT Centro d´Arte Contemporanea Ticino, Bellinzona
   Nam June Paik Award 2004 - HMKV - Hartware MedienKunstVerein, Dortmund
Description and image  "Present Absence" - Galerie Tanit, Munich
   Mapping Sitting - On portraiture and photography - - Centre pour l'image contemporaine Saint-Gervais Genčve, Geneva (closed, 2008)

Description  Synopsis 3-Testimonies: Between Fiction and Reality - National Museum of Contemporary Art - EMST, Athens
   10e Biennale de l'Image en Mouvement - Biennale de l'Image en Mouvement, Geneva
Description  Contemporary Arab Representations: Beirut/Lebanon - Bildmuseet, Umeĺ
   Substream - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo

   Haunted by Detial - de Appel Boys' School, Amsterdam
   Home - Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba
   Contemporary Arab Representations, Beirut/Lebanon - Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam

   9e Biennale de l’Image en Mouvement - Biennale de l'Image en Mouvement, Geneva

   Mediterranean Metaphors III - - Borusan Sanat Galerisi / Borusan Art Gallery, Istanbul (closed, 2006)


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 Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Hamburg, Hamburg


 Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut


 kurimanzutto, Mexico City

United Kingdom

 Thomas Dane Gallery, London (England)


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 Kadist Art Foundation, Paris


 Muzeum Sztuki Nowoczesnej w Warszawie / Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw


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