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The privileged, violent stunt that is the Venice Biennale boat project
| Artist Christoph Büchel’s project, Barca Nostra, brought the hull of a fishing boat to the biennale
29 May 2019
11 min read
Cactus Flower: A glimpse behind a Swiss-Egyptian dance collaboration
| How the dance that follows on from Hala Elkoussy's film came into being.
21 October 2016
28 min read
Five critical days in the life of 10 Nabrawy Street
| Attempting to prevent the dissolution of place and memory in a labor against forgetfulness.
27 April 2016
19 min read
Retrospection as an act of regaining a present
| On Mahmoud Khaled's tour of Alexandria and its beginnings in a Cyprus Pavilion at Venice.
22 November 2015
15 min read
The Egyptian pavilion in 2015: What happens in Venice doesn’t always stay in Venice
| Unless muddy politics take a backseat to getting quality work produced and shown, the Egyptian pavilion
15 May 2015
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