Rayyane Tabet was born in Born in Ashqout, Lebanon in 1983. His work has been concerned with researching hidden histories that are transformed and retold through his objects and installations. He received a Bachelors in Architecture (BArch) from The Cooper Union and is currently pursuing a Masters in Fine Arts (MFA) at the University of California, San Diego. His work has been featured in NOISE, Sfeir-Semler Gallery (2010), Art Now In Lebanon, Darat al Funun (2008) and has been included in the New Museum’s book Younger than Jesus: The Artist Directory, published by Phaidon Press (2009).

Rayyane Tabet
Rayyane Tabet
Ashqout, 1983
Lebanon

Current Exhibitions

Rayyane Tabet: Hidden in Plain Sight

Franco Noero Via Mottalciata

30 Oct — 26 Feb
Hidden in Plain Sight is the first solo exhibition in Turin dedicated to the work of the Lebanese artist Rayyane Tabet. For the occasion the artist has created four new pieces including a neon, a mural, a photographic...

Rayyane Tabet: Fault line

Fondazione Antonio Dalle Nogare

22 Sep — 01 Jun
Invited by the Fondazione Antonio Dalle Nogare to inaugurate the program of exhibitions at the newly conceived Foundation, the artist Rayyane Tabet embarked on a year-long research project into the multiple histories...

Past Exhibitions

Rayyane Tabet: Kopf Hoch! Mut Hoch! Und Humor Hoch!

daadgalerie
22/04/2017 — 11/06/2017

Do it بالعربي

Sharjah Art Gallery/Bait Obaid Al Shamsi 23/01/2016 — 23/04/2016

Solo Shows

2015

ONLY GODS NEVER DIE, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Hamburg, Germany

2014

Here Today Gone Tomorrow, TrouwAmsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2013

The Shortest Distance Between Two Points, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon

Group Shows

2015

Sharjah Biennial 12, Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah, UAE
Gallery 3010, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut, Lebanon

2014

Nouveau Festival 5, Centre Pompidou, France
This is the Time. This is the Record of the Time, SMBA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2013

Future Generation Art Prize, Collataral Events, 55th Venice Biennial, Venice
Homeworks 6, Ashkal Alwan, Beirut, Lebanon Durub Al Tawaya, Performance program, Abu Dhabi Art, EAU
HIWAR, Darat al Funun – The Khalid Shoman Foundation, Amman, Jordan

2012

The Future Generation Art Prize, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev, Ukraine
Cross-Time Stories: Global Subjectivities After 1989, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York
The Ungovernables, New Museum, New York

2011

Plot for a Biennial, 10th Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah, UAE

2010

Noise, Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut, LebanonHome Works 5, Beirut Art Center, Beirut, Lebanon

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Ashqout Country of birth: Lebanon Date of birth: 1983 Lives in: Beirut