Portrait of a Nation - Exhibition

Portrait of a Nation

me Collectors Room Berlin Stiftung Olbricht

13 Sep 201729 Oct 2017

The exhibition puts together 50 contemporary artists from the UAE, a country which was founded in 1971 and is already home to 200 nationalities.

It showcases, in addition to older works, 20 which are commissioned for this specific exhibition. The artist on show belong to three different generations: fromom Hassan Sharif (1951 – 2016) to younger artists including: Afra Bin Dhaher, Mohammed Kazem (who represented the UAE at the 2013 Venice Biennale) and Lateefa Bint Maktoum (UAE at the Venice Biennale 2011).

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  • Lamya Gargash, Diana, 2012, from the series ‘Through the Looking Glass’, Courtesy of the artist and The Third LineLamya Gargash, Diana, 2012, from the series ‘Through the Looking Glass’, Courtesy of the artist and The Third Line

Related Artists

Ebtisam Abdulaziz

Ebtisam AbdulAziz

Mohammed Kazem

Mohammed Kazem

Hassan Sharif

Hassan Sharif

Lateefa bint Maktoum

Ali Al Abdan

Zayed Al Absi

Sarah Al Agroob

Sarah Al Ahbabi

Ahmed Saeed Al Areef Al Dhaheri

Mohammed Al Astad

Ammar Al Attar

Khalid Al Banna

Jassim Al Awadi

Amna Al Dabbagh

Shamsa Al Dhaheri

Abdul Aziz Al Fadli

Ahmed Al Faresi

Reem Al Ghaith

Yousif Al Harmoudi

Eman AlHashemi

Zeinab Al Hashemi

Zeinab Al Hashemi

Saeed Al Madani

Fatema Al Mazrouie

Mohammed Al Mazrouie

Sheikha Alyazia Bint Nahyan Al Nahyan

Omran Alowais

Mohammed Al Qassab

Mohammed Al Qassab

Azza Al Qubaisi

Abdul Qader Al Rais

Abdul Qader Al Rais

Sumaya Al Rais

Hamdan Buti Al Shamsi

Karima Al Shomely

Architecture + Other Things

Hind Bin Demaithan

Maitha Demithan

Afra Bin Dhaher

Lamya Gargash

Lamya Gargash

Mohammed Ahmed Ibrahim

Mohammed Ahmed Ibrahim

Aisha Juma

Laila Juma

Fatma Lootah

Najat Makki

Mohammed Mandi

Khalid Mezaina

Salama Nasib

Abdul Rahim Salem

Khalid Shafar

Hussain Sharif

Obaid Suroor

Obaid Suroor

Khalil Abdul Wahid

Special Events

Destination: Portrait of a Nation
Where: me Collectors Room Berlin Stiftung Olbricht
Type: Opening
Admission: Free

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