Press and Media Coverage

Exhibition Reviews (Selection)
General Press (Selection)

Exhibition Reviews (Selection)

When Process becomes Form
Dansaekhwa and Korean Abstraction

Le Libre Belgique (Belgium), February 24, 2015: La beauté du minimal à la villa Empain Download PDF

Le Soir (Belgium), March 16, 2016: La Fondation Boghossian au pays du matin calme Download PDF

Paris Match (France), February 15, 2016: L’art Coréen charme Bruxelles Download PDF

Staging Film
The Relation of Image and Space in Video Art

ArtReview Asia (Hong Kong), vol. 4, no. 3, Summer 2016: Staging Film: the relation of space and image in video art Download PDF

Canvas Magazine (UAE), March/April, 2016: The Video Experience Download PDF

I Spy With My Little Eye
A New Generation of Beirut Artists

Financial Times (USA), July 31, 2015: Art and Lebanon: beauty amid the rubble Download PDF

Artnet (USA), July 8, 2015: Burgeoning Art Scene of Beirut Spotlighted in London Exhibition Download PDF

Wall Street International (USA), July 9, 2015: I Spy With My Little Eye Download PDF

Songs of Loss and Songs of Love –
Oum Kulthoum and Lee Nan-young

Canvas Magazine (UAE), July/August, 2014: On Universal Loss and Love Download PDF

Artnet (USA), May 20, 2014: Singing the Praises of Love and Loss Download PDF

Wolganmisool (South Korea), July, 2014: 한국과 이집트 여가수의 만남 Download PDF

Shin DongA (South Korea), April 2015: 목포는 설움이다 이난영이다 Download PDF

Gwangju Ilbo, May 20, 2014: 아랍판 ‘목포의 눈물’ 들으며 중동 현대미술과 교감하세요 Download PDF

Tea with Nefertiti –
The Making of the Artwork by the Artist, the Museum and the Public

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Germany), July 16, 2014: Die Wechselbäder der Pharaonen Download PDF

Die Welt (Germany), May 17, 2014: Am schönsten aber die Silberblick-Nofretete Download PDF

Merkur (Germany), May 6, 2014: Nofetete – tête-á-tête – Die ehrwürdige Dame ist topfit Download PDF

El-Pais (Spain), October 7, 2013: Ponga una momia en el ‘tupper’ Download PDF

Libération (France), August 9, 2013: Icônes, mais pas trop Download PDF

Ibraaz (UK), July 29, 2013: Tea with Nefertiti Download PDF

Tagesspiegel (Germany), July 8, 2013: Nofretete: Die Pharaonin der Herzen Download PDF

Artinfo (France), May 21, 2013: Le theorème de Nefertiti Download PDF

ARTFORUM (USA), March 2013: Egyptomania. On Tea with Nefertiti Download PDF

Arab Art, Architecture and Cities (Jordan), January 29, 2013: Coca Cola with Nefertiti: An Art Exhibition at Mathaf in Doha, Qatar Download PDF

Neue Zürcher Zeitung (Switzerland), December 15, 2012: Tee mit Nofretete in Katar Download PDF

Le Journal des Arts (France), December 14 to January 3, 2013: Nefertiti ou le syndrome de la lecture Download PDF

Handelsblatt (Germany), December 13, 2012: Nofretete auf der Nähmaschine Download PDF

The International New York Times (USA), December 5, 2012: A Cultural Icon Tells Her Own Story Download PDF

ArtAsiaPacific (Hong Kong), December 4, 2012: Interview with Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath Download PDF

Le Quotidien de l’Art (France), November 19, 2012: Au Qatar, le Mathaf explore les paradoxes du monde arabe Download PDF

Radio Bayern 2: kulturWelt (Germany), May 8, 2014: Nofretete – tete-a-tete

France Radio (France), August 2, 2013: Le Théorème de Néfertiti

ORF Radio (Austria), July 9, 2013: Tee mit Nofretete Download PDF Listen to Audio

TV France 2: Télé Matin (France), June 26, 2013: Le Théorème de Néfertiti

Sveriges Radio (Sweden), May 8, 2013: "Te med Nefertiti" på l'Institut du Monde Arabe i Paris

TV Al-Jazeera International (Qatar), December 6, 2012: Qatar’s Tea with Nefertiti in Unique First View Video

Overcoming the Modern –
Dansaekhwa: The Korean Monochrome Movement

ArtAsiaPacific (Hong Kong), March/April, 2014: Overcoming the Modern; Dansaekhwa, the Korean Monochrome Movement Download PDF

Art in America (USA), March 29, 2014: Korean Monochrome Download PDF

This is tomorrow (USA), March 27, 2014: Overcoming the Modern Download PDF

Whitehot Magazine (USA), March 2014: Art Reoriented Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath Interview Download PDF

Mona Hatoum –
Turbulence

Flashart (Italy), May/June 2014: Mona Hatoum Download PDF

L’Orient Le Jour (Lebanon), April 24, 2014: Mona Hatoum et Etel Adnan à l’honneur au Mathaf de Doha Download PDF

Die Welt (Germany), April 11, 2014: Statt Geplänkel ein Rollstuhl voller Messerklingen Download PDF

Canvas Magazine (UAE), March/April 2014: A visceral voice Download PDF

T Qatar: The New York Times Style Magazine (USA/Qatar), March/April 2014: A reflection of conflict Download PDF

Diptyk (Morocco), February/March 2014: Mona Hatoum Download PDF

The National (UAE), February 17, 2014: Some of the most important works by the Palestinian artist Mona Hatoum are at Doha’s Mathaf Download PDF

The Daily Star (Lebanon), February 13, 2014: An Art of Disrupted Continents and Hair Download PDF

ARTFORUM (USA), February 2014: Critic’s Picks – Mona Hatoum Download PDF

Paul Guiragossian –
The Human Condition

ARTFORUM (USA), March 2014: Paul Guiragossian Download PDF

Frieze (UK), March 2014: Paul Guiragossian Download PDF

Canvas Magazine (UAE), January/February 2014: A legacy of love Download PDF

Le Figaro (France), January 21, 2014: Au Liban l’art resiste aux bombes Download PDF

Neue Zürcher Zeitung (Switzerland), December 15, 2013: Beirut will Kunststadt sein Download PDF

Artinfo (USA), December 20, 2013: A Fresh Perspective on Paul Guiragossian in Beirut Download PDF

Le Quotidien de l’Art (France), December 17, 2013: À Beyrouth, retour sur l’artiste Arabe le plus priseé de sa generation Download PDF

L’Orient le Jour (Lebanon), December 9, 2013: La Condition Humaine à travers les oeuvres de Paul Guiragossian Download PDF

The Daily Star (Lebanon), November 29, 2013: A roadmap for Arab modernism Download PDF

TV Future Television (Lebanon), November 28, 2013: Culture Segment – Evening News, Beirut

Compilation of Arabic Press Reviews Download PDF

Akram Zaatari –
Letter to a Refusing Pilot

Art 21 Magazine (USA), July 23, 2013: Two Point Perspective: Akram Zaatari’s Letter to a Refusing Pilot Download PDF

Al-Akhbar (Lebanon), July 23, 2013: أكرم زعتري يتذكر Download PDF

Ibraaz (UK), July 2013: Letter to a Refusing Pilot Download PDF

The New York Review of Books (USA), June 26, 2013: A Pilot’s Refusal Reimagined Download PDF

The New York Times (USA), June 19, 2013: Lebanese Artist Explores ‘Human Face’ of Conflict. Letter to a Refusing Pilot by Akram Zaatari for the Lebanese Pavilion at the Venice Biennale Download PDF

The Daily Star (Lebanon), June 12, 2013: Recollections of an aborted mission Download PDF

Art in America (USA), June 12, 2013: Venice Biennale, The Nationals: LebanonCan Download PDF

Mousse Magazine (Italy), June 6, 2013: Akram Zaatari at the Lebanese Pavilion. 55th Venice Biennale Download PDF

L’Orient Le Jour (Lebanon), June 5, 2013: Venice, et ces échos d’une humanité inquiète Download PDF

Libération (France), June 3, 2013: Biennale de Venise: petit tour des pavillons Download PDF

Thinking Fits (Lebanon), May 31, 2013: On Lebanon and Akram Zaatari’s Letter to a Refusing Pilot Download PDF

Agenda Culturel (Lebanon), May 23, 2013: Letter to a Refusing Pilot d’Akram Zaatari à la Biennale de Venise Download PDF

Canvas Magazine (UAE), May/June 2013: Lebanon Letter to a Refusing Pilot Download PDF

Sveriges Radio (Sweden), June 17, 2013: Venedig Biennalen 2013

Rock Paper Scissors

Flashart (Italy), September/October 2012: Rock Paper Scissors Download PDF

Dare Magazin für Kunst und Überdies (Germany), July 2012: Rock Paper Scissors – Stein schlägt Schere schlägt Papier schlägt Brücken Download PDF

Lee Bae –
The Conceptual Formalist

Art in America (USA), November 1, 2011: Lee Bae Download PDF

Artnet (USA), September 9, 2011: New Art – My night in Chelsea Download PDF

Told Untold Retold –
23 Stories of Journeys through Time and Place

ArtAsiaPacific (Hong Kong), March/April 2011: Three Inaugural Exhibitions Download PDF

The Peninsula (Qatar), March 17, 2011: Storytelling through art Download PDF

Diptyk (Morocco), February/March 2011: Told Untold Retold: 0ui, il y’a un art contemporain Arabe Download PDF

Frieze (UK), February 1, 2011: New Museums Download PDF

Gulf News (Qatar), January 21, 2011: Niche for the new modern Arab art Download PDF

Al-Masry Al-Youm (Egypt), January 19, 2011: Egypt’s Museums XVI: Competition in Qatar Download PDF

Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany), January 11, 2011: Nomadische Weltflaneure Download PDF

Le Journal des Arts (France), January 7 to January 20, 2011: Doha inaugure son musée d’art moderne Download PDF

Canvas Magazine (UAE), January/February 2011: Arriving at history Download PDF

Tate etc. (UK), January 1, 2011: A center of intelligence Download PDF

The Economist (UK), December 29, 2010: A Smithsonian in the sand Download PDF

The Independent (UK), December 29, 2010: Rapping and wrapping in modern Arab art Download PDF

Al-Siyassa (Lebanon), December 27, 2010: ٢٣ من الرواة يتواصلون في محكي... مخفي… معاد عبر الواقع و الزمن Download PDF

Neue Zürcher Zeitung (Switzerland), December 26, 2010: Kurswechsel am Golf Download PDF

Asharq Al-Awsat (Lebanon), December 24, 2010: الدوحة تحتضن مجانين الحداثة العربية مع مفاجآتهم الممتعة Download PDF

Artinfo (USA), December 21, 2010: Breaking a New Path for Modern Arab Art Download PDF

Le Monde (France), December 18, 2010: Doha et le culot de l’art moderne arabe Download PDF

Artnet (USA), December 12, 2010: The Arab Modern Download PDF

TV SF DRS (Switzerland), December 22, 2010: Blüte in der Wüste – Doha etabliert sich als Zentrum für arabische Kunst

CNN (USA), December 3, 2010: New York Professor Installs Camera in Head View Video

Iran Inside Out –
Influence of Homeland and Diaspora on the Artistic Language of 52 Contemporary Iranian Artists

The National (UAE), March 24, 2010: Dubai art scene’s Iranian expressions Download PDF

Time Out Chicago (USA), February 27 – 28, 2010: Revolutionary avant-garde Download PDF

Bidoun (USA/UAE), Winter 2009/2010: Iran Inside Out Download PDF

The Wall Street Journal (USA), August 6, 2009: The View from Here Download PDF

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Germany), August 4, 2009: Wie viel Realismus erlaubt eine Diktatur? Download PDF

ART Das Kunstmagazin (Germany), August 2009: Iran Inside Out: “Vor Meiner Tür parkt kein Kamel” Download PDF

ARTFORUM (USA), July/August, 2009: Critic’s Picks – Iran Inside Out Download PDF

The New York Times (USA), July 23, 2009: Art in Review – Iran Inside Out Download PDF

Artnet (USA), June 2009: Iranian Art Now Download PDF

The New York Times (USA), June 26, 2009: In Chelsea, Art Intersects With Reality of Iranian Conflict Download PDF

The Wall Street Journal (USA), June 19, 2009: Iran: A Defiant Self-Portrait Download PDF

TV New York 1 (USA), July 24, 2009: City Galleries Provide Inside Glimpse of Iran

TV PBS Television (USA), July 12, 2009: Sunday Art News: Iran Inside Out

Television Washington (USA), July 2009: Iran Inside Out Exhibition in New York View Video

ItaliaArabia –
Artistic and Cultural Convergences Between Italy and Lebanon, Syria, Egypt and Iran

ARTFORUM (USA), January 15, 2009: Critics’ Picks – ItaliaArabia Download PDF

General Press (Selection)

Ocula (Hong Kong), January 25, 2015: A conversation with Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath Download PDF

Canvas Magazine (UAE), January/February 2015: Year in Review Download PDF

Art Radar Journal (Hong Kong), November 21, 2014: Curating as an art form – Art Reoriented Interview Download PDF

Canvas Magazine (UAE), March/April 2014: The Power 50: Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath Download PDF

Le Soir (Belgium), June 29, 2013: L’Égypte en son miroir littéraire et artistique Download PDF

Art in Culture (South Korea), April 2013: Arab Contemporary Art Download PDF

Canvas Magazine (UAE), March/April 2013: The Power 50: Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath Download PDF

The Wall Street Journal (USA), October 25, 2012: Taking It to the Street Download PDF

Canvas Magazine (UAE), March/April 2014: The Power 50: Sam Bardaouil and Till Fellrath Download PDF

The International New York Times (USA), February 1, 2012: Humble Museum Aims for Rebirth Download PDF

Canvas Magazine (UAE), January/February 2012: Curator Focus: Till Fellrath and Sam Bardaouil Download PDF

Artinfo (USA), February 1, 2011: Curating a Revolution Download PDF

Artnews (USA), December 1, 2010: Removing the Veil Download PDF