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View from inside : contemporary Arab photography, video and mixed media art

Author: Wendy Watriss; Karin Adrian von Roques; Samer Mohdad; Claude W Sui; Mona Khazindar
Publisher: Houston, Texas, USA : FotoFest ; Amsterdam, NL : Schilt Publishing, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'View From Inside' is an expansive presentation of contemporary Arab video, photography, and mixed media from the Middle East and North Africa. The book shows the works of fifty leading Arab artists from fourteen countries. The works reflect the emergence of photographic, video and digital art as important forms of creative visual expression in the Arab world over the past twenty years. The artworks address a broad  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildband
Geschichte 20. - 21. Jh
Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Watriss; Karin Adrian von Roques; Samer Mohdad; Claude W Sui; Mona Khazindar
ISBN: 9789053308257 9053308253
OCLC Number: 870638632
Notes: Published to accompany an exhibition.
Chiefly illustrations.
Includes work by: Ebtisam AbdulAziz, Khalil Abdul Wahid, Ammar Al-Beik, Manal AlDowayan, Shadia Alem, Reem Al Faisal, Sadik Alfraji, Tarek Al-Ghoussein, Boushra Almutawakel, Khalifa Al Obaidly, Jowhara AlSaud, Sama Alshaibi, Karima Al-Shomely, Sami Al Turki, Tammam Azzam, Lara Baladi, Hicham Benohoud, Ayman Yossri Daydban, Shady El Noshokaty, Ayman El Semary, Lalla Essaydi, Mounir Fatmi, Lamya Gargash, Abdulnasser Gharem, Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige, Khaled Hafez, Hassan Hajjaj, Rula Halawani, Nermine Hammam, Hazem Harb, Hazem Taha Hussein, Georges Fikry Ibrahim, Noel Jabbour, Ahmed Jadallah, Mohamed Kanoo, Mohammed Kazem, Huda Lutfi, Maha Malluh, Ahmed Mater, Hassan Meer, Samer Mohdad, Youssef Nabil, Ayman Ramadan, Steve Sabella, Faisal Samra, Wael Shawky, and Camille Zakharia.
Description: 323 pages, 21 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 31 cm
Contents: View from inside / Wendy Watriss --
On art and photography : a situation report / Karin Adrian von Roques --
Works --
The beginning of photography in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia during the Ottoman Empire of the Nineteenth Century / Dr. Claude W. Sui --
Tracing the history of photography in the Arab world : a personal perspective / Samer Mohdad --
Arab photography : changes in an art form / Mona Khazindar.
Other Titles: Contemporary Arab photography, video and mixed media art
Responsibility: Wendy Watriss, Karin Adrian von Roques, Dr. Claude W. Sui, Samer Mohdad, Mona Khazindar.

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Shows the works of fifty leading Arab artists from fourteen countries. This title covers the appearance of photography in the Middle East and North Africa in the mid - nineteenth century th rough  Read more...
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