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7th Sharjah Biennial
6 April - 6 June 2005

Sharjah / 2005

Information Overview

Date:

6 April - 6 June 2005

Venues:

Sharjah Art Museum
Expo Centre Sharjah
Heritage Area

See: Press release and Venues (city map, photos)

Theme:

Belonging
See the information of the organizer

Director:

Hoor Al Qasimi
United Arab Emirates, already directed the 6th Sharjah Biennial

Curator:

Jack Persekian
Director of the Al-Mamal Foundation for Contemporary Art, East Jerusalem

Co-curators:

Ken Lum and Tirdad Zolghadr

Participants:

>> List of artists
aprox. 70 artists

Prizes/Jury:

3 prizes will be awarded:
Best Work, Runner Up and Best Site Specific Work
Jury: Rina Carvajal, Okwui Enwezor, Walid Sadek

Program:

>> Program, published on 1st March 2005

Symposium:

"Biennialicity", Expo Centre Sharjah
Participants: >> siehe Programm

Catalogue:

Edited by painter and art researcher Kamal Boullata. Contributors: Frederick N. Bohrer, Nicolas Bourriaud, Boris Brollo, Laymert Garcia dos Santos, Jean Fisher, Elias Khoury, Joseph Massad, Khaled Mattawa, Gerardo Mosquera, Achille Bonito Oliva, Nadia Tazi

Organizer:

Sharjah Department of Culture and Information under the patronage of His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Member of the UAE Supreme Council, Ruler of Sharjah.

Address, see Sharjah Biennial - Start

General
coordinator:

Hisham Al-Madhloum
Director of the Directorate of Arts, Sharjah Deparment of Culture and Information (see our article about the Directorate)

Biennial coordinator,
press contact:

Mahita El Bacha Urieta
Mobile: + 971 50481554
Email: mahita.elbacha-urieta@sharjahbiennial.org

Artists' coordinator:

Maissa Alsuwaidi

Website:

www.sharjahbiennial.org

 

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Sharjah / 2005