Dubai & Sharjah - Exhibition

Kamal Youssef: Egyptian Surrealism’s Time Capsule

Sharjah Art Foundation

17 Sep 201617 Nov 2016

Sharjah Art Foundation presents the exhibition “Egyptian Surrealism’s Time Capsule” by Kamal Youssef.

This retrospective presents Egyptian-American artist Kamal Youssef in collaboration with Sharjah Museums Department. Born in Egypt in 1923, Kamal continues to be productive for more than seventy years with a distinctive style of painting and sculpture.

Kamal Youssef: Egyptian Surrealism’s Time Capsule is co-curated by Sharjah Art Foundation‘s Director and President Hoor Al Qasimi and Dr Salah M. Hassan, Goldwin Smith Professor and Director, Institute for Comparative Modernities, Cornell University.

  • Kamal Youssef, Egyptian Surrealism's Time Capsule, Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah. Courtesy of the artist and Sharjah Art FoundationKamal Youssef, Egyptian Surrealism's Time Capsule, Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah. Courtesy of the artist and Sharjah Art Foundation
  • Kamal Youssef, Egyptian Surrealism's Time Capsule, Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah. Courtesy of the artist and Sharjah Art FoundationKamal Youssef, Egyptian Surrealism's Time Capsule, Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah. Courtesy of the artist and Sharjah Art Foundation

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Contacts & Details

OPENING:
mon, tue, wed, thu, sat, sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm; fri 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

ESTABLISHED:
2009

OWNER/DIRECTOR:
Sheikha Hoor bint Sultan Al Qasimi


T: +971 6 568 5050 M: info@sharjahart.org W: Sharjah Art Foundation
ADDRESS:
Al Shuwaiheen Arts Area Sharjah, UAE