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Moments of turmoil are daily latencies made visible: A conversation with Hassan Khan
Dan Jakubowski | The Egyptian artist's Composition in a Public Park won the Sliver Lion and this year's Venice Biennale
In conversation: Lara Khaldi on earth, artists’ books and Sharjah Biennial 13
Mai Elwakil | "Every two years Sharjah becomes a center of sorts for Arab artistic production"
In photos: The third Trader of Simplicity exhibition remembers Hisham Rizq
Leena ElDeeb | "We want to immortalize that feeling that overwhelmed us six years ago"
Don’t Shrink Me to the Size of a Bullet: The works of Iraqi artist Hiwa K
Dan Jakubowski | Encountering abominations with gaiety, interrogating the body’s openness dominance by outside forces
Distressed and homeless in Athens, settled but compromised in Kassel: On documenta 14
Dan Jakubowski | Dan Jakubowski navigates institutional ethics and painfully human art
Regional artists largely fit the post-utopia feel at this year’s Venice Biennale
Dan Jakubowski | Moataz Nasr’s safe political allegorizing disappoints in the official Egyptian Pavilion
Maeve Brennan’s The Drift and messing up mainstream media stories
Mia Jankowicz | An unfathomable place in perpetual need of explaining from the outside
Fattuta and the assassination of Sadat: Conversations with Sherif El Azma on the history of video art in Egypt
Ahmed Shawky | On the link between early 1980s TV and the emergence of video art
Archive-based art: Destabilizing the power of the archive while declaring its victory
Mohammad Shawky Hassan | Relying on archival material in his films has led Mohammad Shawky Hassan to think about its limits
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