in conversation with Rawiya at the Delfina Foundation

  As part of the parallel activities of the Collectives Encounter, I will be in conversation with Rawiya Collective at the Delfina Foundation on Monday 7th at 7pm. Rawiya’s members Dalia Khamissy, Tanya Habjouqa and Tamara Abdul Hadi will discuss the benefit of working collectively and will present their personal work. Rawiya’s members have been … Continue reading

what we are doing when we are not a ‘we’

the Collectives Encounter is meant to behave like a monster collective when we are in Derby in March. this is a bit what should happen here on the blog in this last month of preparation of the exhibition. while the beast is asleep, we all are juggling with other ongoing projects or commitments and it … Continue reading

ticking off my New Year’s wish list

on an earlier post, I wished everyone an activ(ist) new year highlighting few campaigns people in the arts should join. These campaigns still need support from and for all of us working in the arts! there were also wishes, which were related to applications I have been working on over Christmas. I am very pleased … Continue reading

RAWIYA راوية — FIVE FEMALE PHOTOGRAPHERS FROM ACROSS THE MIDDLE EAST

Rawiya is collectively excited to join in the brainstorming with so many diverse and creative photographers. We would like to take the opportunity to introduce ourselves…. Rawiya presents an insider’s view of a region in flux, balancing its contradictions while reflecting on social and political issues and stereotypes. Rawiya, meaning ‘she who tells a story’, … Continue reading