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Hala El Koussy  1974, EG

(Hala Elkoussy)
Rank (2014): 5254 – 

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Egypt 8
United Kingdom 8
Germany 8
Spain 5

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Artist Rank
Maha Maamoun  2052 15
Doa Aly  6887 10
Yto Barrada  344 9

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  Sharjah Biennial, United Arab Emirates 2
  Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Netherlands 2
  Tate Modern, United Kingdom 2

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1974 Born in Cairo (EG)

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Public exhibitions (Selection) 57  Please report missing Information

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   The Politics of Representation - Townhouse Gallery, Cairo

   Aurafilm presents: Hala Elkoussy - Konstföreningen Aura, Lund

   Hala Elkoussy - Peripheral (and other stories) - Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam - SMBA, Amsterdam

   Hala Elhoussy - Townhouse Gallery, Cairo


to top Group shows   53

   Histories of Now: Six Artists from Cairo - Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME

   Sharjah Biennial 11 - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah

   No Borders - Arnolfini, Bristol
   Systems and Patterns - International Centre of Graphic Arts (MGLC), Ljubljana
   Carthage Contemporary | Chkoun Ahna - EOA.Projects, Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Description  Folkstone Triennial 2011 - Folkestone Triennial, Folkestone

Description  Afropolis - Rautenstrauch-Joest-Museum, Cologne
   Monumentalism - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
   The Spacemakers - Edinburgh Art Festival - Edinburgh College of Art - Tent Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

   9th Sharjah Biennial - Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah
   Traum und Wirklichkeit. Zeitgenössische Kunst aus dem Nahen Osten - Zentrum Paul Klee, Bern
   Looking inside out - Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo
   Hala Elkoussy & Yto Barrada - Göteborgs Konsthall, Gothenburg

   Egypt: Life in a Picture - Townhouse Gallery, Cairo
   Land of the Human Rights at the Limits of the Thinkable - Emil Filla Gallery / Galerie Emila Filly, Ústí nad Labem
   Snap Judgments - Stedelijk Museum CS, Amsterdam
   Le Porte del Mediterraneo - Palazzo Piozzo, Rivoli, TO
   Snap Judgments: New Positions in Contemporary African Photography - Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN
   Geopolitics of the Animation - MARCO Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo, Vigo

   Port City - John Hansard Gallery, Southampton
   Geopolíticas de la animación - Centro Andaluz de Arte Contemporáneo (CAAC), Sevilla
   100 Tage 100 Videos - Kunstforeningen GL Strand, Copenhagen
Description and image  Fokus Ägypten. Past/Present - Kunstverein Hildesheim e.V, Hildesheim
   Global Cities - Tate Modern, London
   Geopoéticas - El vídeo como documento del lugar - Centro José Guerrero, Granada
   In Focus - Tate Modern, London
   Out of Place - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
   Out of Place - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Hamburg, Hamburg
   The Maghreb Connection - Movements of life across North Africa - Centre d´Art Contemporain Geneve, Geneva
   Juicios instantáneos - Museo Tamayo, Mexico City
   Cairo - Urban ReViews - Townhouse Gallery, Cairo

   1. Bienal de Canarias - Bienal de Canarias, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
   Alles klar? - Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Ägypten - Salzburger Kunstverein, Salzburg
Description  Snap Judgments: New Positions in Contemporary African Photography - Miami Art Central, Miami, FL
   Snap Judgments - New Positions in Contemporary African Photography - ICP - International Center of Photography, New York City, NY
   Nazar - QUAD Gallery, Derby
   Orient - Okzident - Goethe-Institut Kairo, Cairo

   Actual Position - Townhouse Gallery, Cairo
Description  Hotspots - Im Rahmen der Ausstellungsreihe emerging artists - Sammlung Essl - Kunsthaus, Klosterneuburg
   9th İstanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
   Orient Okzident - Frauenmuseum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden
   Toys - Townhouse Gallery, Cairo

   Orient - Okzident - Goethe-Institut Casablanca , Casablanca
   Orient - Okzident - Goethe-Institut Rabat, Rabat
   Nazar - Foto's uit de Arabische wereld - Fries Museum, Leeuwarden
   Rites sacrés Rites profanes - Kornhausforum, Bern
   6čme Biennale de l'Art Africain Contemporain - Dak'Art Biennale de l’art africain contemporain, Dakar
   Orient - Okzident - Rathausgalerie Aalen, Aalen
   Bamako '03. Fotografía africana contemporánea - CCCB - Centre de Cultura Contemporŕnia de Barcelona, Barcelona

   PhotoCairo2 - Townhouse Gallery, Cairo
   Orient - Okzident - Kommunale Galerie Berlin, Berlin
   Orient - Okzident - Frauenmuseum Bonn, Bonn
   Orient - Okzident - Prinz-Max-Palais, Karlsruhe


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