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Wael Shawky 1971, EG

Rank (2017): 532 +

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 125

    Future group exhibitions 1

    from 04 Aug 2017
    Yokohama Triennale 2017 - Islands, Constellations and Galapagos - Organizing Committee for Yokohama Triennale Office c/o Yokohama Museum of Art , Yokohama

    Ongoing group exhibitions 3

    until 10 Sep 2017
    Double Coding - MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
    until 31 Dec 2017
    If On A Trondheim’s Night A Traveler… / Works From Collezione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo - Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
    until 02 Jul 2017
    Imaginary Asia - Nam June Paik Art Center, Yongin-si

    Solo shows 28

    Wael Shawky - Lisson Gallery Milan, Milan
    Wael Shawky - Castello di Rivoli Museo d'Arte Contemporanea, Turin
    Wael Shawky - Kunsthaus Bregenz, Bregenz
    Wael Shawky - Kunsthaus Bregenz - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
    Wael Shawky - Cabaret Crusade: Secrets of Karbala - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
    Wael Shawky: Crusades and Other Stories - MATHAF - Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha
    Wael Shawky: Cabaret Crusades - MoMA PS1, New York City, NY
    Wael Shawky - K20 Grabbeplatz, Dusseldorf
    Wael Shawky: Horsemen Adore Perfumes and other stories - Building P, Sharjah
    Wael Shawky - Dictums - - Lisson Gallery, London
    Wael Shawky - Myths and Legends - Serpentine Gallery, London
    Wael Shawky - Cabaret Crusades The Horror Show File - Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen
    Wael Shawky: The Cabaret Crusades - AGYU / Art Gallery of York University, Toronto, ON
    Hammer Projects: Wael Shawky - UCLA Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
    Wael Shawky - Cabaret Crusades, The Path to Cairo - mocca - Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art, Toronto, ON
    Wael Shawky. Al Araba Al Madfuna - Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art , Berlin
    Wael Shawky - Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
    Wael Shawky - Larvae Channel - Delfina Foundation, London
    Wael Shawky - Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham
    Contemporary Myths II - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
    Wael Shawky - video installations and drawings - The Khalid Shoman Foundation, Amman
    Larvae Channel 2 - Gentili Apri, Berlin
    Wael Shawky - Then you will return to Me and I will judge between you in the matters in which you used to dispute - Kunsthalle Winterthur, Winterthur
    Wael Shawky - Collective Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland
    Wael Shawky - The Forty Days Road. Wet Culture – Dry Culture - Gallery of Contemporary Art Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow
    Wael Shawky - Townhouse Gallery, Cairo
    loose your identity - Kunstverein Ludwigsburg, Ludwigsburg
    Wael Shawky - Video from Sidi El Asphalt's Mulid - Artists Space, New York City, NY

    Group shows 97

    10 years old - Fondazione Fotografia Modena, Modena
    Animality - Marian Goodman Gallery - London, London
    My Phantasies - New Paintings, Drawings, Sculptures, Videos and Installations at the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen 2 - K21, Dusseldorf
    Performer/Audience/Mirror - Lisson Gallery, London
    Outside The Sentence There Was A City - SALT Ulus, Ankara
    The Time is Out of Joint - Sharjah Art Foundation Art Spaces, Sharjah
    Looking at the World Around You. Contemporary Works from Qatar Museums. - Sala de Arte Santander - Fundación Banco Santander, Madrid
    Es War Einmal Ein Land - Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg
    The Migrant (Moving) Image - A Tale of a Tub, Rotterdam
    Rainbow in the Dark - Slottet Malmöhus/Malmö Museer, Malmö
    14th Istanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
    Desires and Necessities - Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona
    Glasstress 2015 - Gotika / Collateral Event of the 56th la Biennale di Venezia - Glasstress, Venice
    Gallery 3010 - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
    Mario Merz Prize. Show of the 5 finalists - Fondazione Merz, Turin
    Too early, too late: Middle East and Modernity - Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna, Bologna
    Cross Section of a Revolution - Lisson Gallery, London
    Rainbow In The Dark - SALT Galata, Istanbul
    Kunst/Geschichten - Museum der Moderne, Salzburg
    Here and Elsewhere - New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York City, NY
    Manifesta 10 - The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg
    Dak'Art 2014 - 11ème Biennale de l’Art Africain Contemporain - Dak'Art Biennale de l’art africain contemporain, Dakar
    19th Biennale of Sydney - You imagine what you desire - Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, NSW
    FotoFest 2014 - View From Inside - FotoFest Biennial, Houston, TX
    Neighbours – Contemporary Narratives from Turkey and Beyond - Istanbul Modern, Istanbul
    Biennale Jogja Xii Equator #2: Not A Dead End - Taman Budaya Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta
    Les Choses De Ce Côté Du Monde - MuCEM: Musée des Civilisations de l\'Europe et de la Méditerranée, Marseille
    Home Works 6 - Ashkal Alwan - The Lebanese Association for Plastic Arts, Beirut
    In The Heart Of The Country - The Collection Of The Museum Of Modern Art In Warsaw - Muzeum Sztuki Nowoczesnej w Warszawie / Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw
    Trade Routes - Hauser & Wirth, London
    Kino der Kunst - Kino der Kunst, Munich
    Dreams of Reason. Highlights of the Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection - CoCA - Centre of Contemporary Art Torun, Torun
    Sharjah Biennial 11 - Sharjah International Art Biennial, Sharjah
    The Translation - Cabaret Voltaire, Zurich
    Ici, ailleurs - Friche la Belle de Mai, Marseille
    Oriental Mirages, Pomegranates and Prickly Pears - Collection Lambert, Avignon
    7th Asia Pacific Triennial Of Contemporary Art (apt7) - Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, QLD
    The Margulies Collection - Group Show - The Margulies Collection, Miami, FL
    9th Shanghai Biennale - Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai
    Documenta (13) - Documenta, Kassel
    Bucharest Biennale 5 - Bucharest Biennale for Contemporary Art, Bucharest
    On the Edgware Road - Serpentine Gallery, London
    12th International Istanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
    Miragens - Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB - Brasília, Brasilia
    SERIOUS GAMES - Krieg – Medien – Kunst - Mathildenhöhe, Darmstadt
    Where is my Place? - La Galleria di Piazza San Marco, Venice
    Miragens - Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo
    Miragens - Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB - São Paulo, São Paulo
    Lo spazio del sacro - Galleria Civica di Modena, Modena
    BREAKING NEWS. Contemporary Photography from the Middle East and Africa - Ex Ospedale Sant’Agostino, Modena
    The Image In Question. War – Media – Art - Harvard University Campus, Cambridge, MA
    Miragens - Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil - CCBB - Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ
    Plank Road - Salomon Contemporary, New York City, NY
    Localities - My World Images Festival - Museet for Samtidskunst, Roskilde
    Tarjama/Translation - Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
    Beyond Credit - Contemporary Art and Mutual Trust - Sanat Limanı, Istanbul
    What’s happening now? - Casa Árabe Madrid, Madrid
    e-flux video rental - Fondazione Giuliani, Rome
    Cabaret Voltaire, Cabaret Voltaire - Arko Art Center, Seoul
    25th Alexandria Biennale for Mediterranean Countries - Alexandria Fine Art Museum, Alexandria
    3rd AiM International Biennale - Marrakech Biennale, Marrakech
    Golden Gates - Contemporary Art from the Middle East - F&A Projects, Paris
    The Jerusalem Syndrome - Al-ma'mal Foundation for Contemporary Art, Jerusalem
    The columns held us up - Artists Space, New York City, NY
    TAWASSOL-CONTACT - Artericambi, Verona
    Rites de Passage - Glaspaleis , Heerlen
    Tarjama/Translation - Queens Museum of Art (QMA), New York City, NY
    Re.Oriente.Ate - Selma Feriani Gallery, London
    Socially Disorganised - the Lion Arts Centre, Adelaide, SA
    Medium Religion - ZKM | Zentrum für Kunst und Medientechnologie Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe
    SITE Santa Fe - SITE Santa Fe Biennial, Santa Fe, NM
    OÙ ? Scènes du Sud – Volet 2 - Carré d´art - Musée d´art contemporain de Nîmes, Nîmes
    ALL OUR EVERYDAYS - Gallery VER, Bangkok
    e-flux Video Rental / 1st Floor of the Foundation central building - Centro de Arte Moderna - CAM - Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon
    Kolekcja Bunkra Sztuki - Art Stations Foundation by Grażyna Kulczyk, Poznan
    Kolekcja Bunkra Sztuki - Stary Browar, Poznan
    Gestures of infinity - Minoriten Kultur, Graz
    GEGENWART AUS JAHRTAUSENDEN - Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Ägypten - Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn
    Out of Place - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
    Out of Place - Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Hamburg, Hamburg
    Petroliana - Moscow Biennial Special Project - Moscow museum of modern art - MMOMA, Moscow
    Fremd bin ich eingezogen - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
    AYOR: No Man’s Land - Hellenic American Union Gallery, Athens
    47th October Salon - Belgrade Cultural Center, Belgrade
    Choosing my Religion - Kunstmuseum Thun, Thun
    Coding:Decoding - Kunsthallen Nikolaj, Copenhagen
    5 Tage bis zum Ende der Kunst - Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel
    Outside The Living Room - gb agency, Paris
    PhotoCairo3 - Townhouse Gallery, Cairo
    9th İstanbul Biennial - International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul
    ADAM - Smart Project Space, Amsterdam
    Urbane Realitäten - Fokus Istanbul - Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin
    Nuove acquisizioni. Due anni di crescita della colleziuone - MACRO al Mattatoio, Rome
    Normalization - Platform Garanti Contemporary Art Center, Istanbul
    24/7: Wilno - Nueva York (visa para) - , Vilnius
    50th International Art Exhibition Venice Biennale / Biennale di Venezia - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    Video International - FA Projects, London

    Dealer Directory 3

    Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Hamburg, Hamburg
    Galerie Sfeir-Semler - Beirut, Beirut
    Lisson Gallery, New York City, NY

    Collections 3

    Tiroche DeLeon Collection, Jaffa
    MUDAM - Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg
    Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, Warsaw
    Last update: 21 Jun 2017

    Video Links 03 Sep 2012

    Wael Shawky: Al Araba Al Madfuna / KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin / Interview
    Wael Shawky: Al Araba Al Madfuna / KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin / Interview- [Heinrich Schmidt]
    VernissageTV, Basel 18 Jul 2008

    SITE Santa Fe Seventh International Biennial, Lucky Number Seven / Interview with Laura Heon / part 2/2
    SITE Santa Fe Seventh International Biennial, Lucky Number Seven / Interview with Laura Heon / part 2/2
    VernissageTV, Basel 17 Jul 2008

    SITE Santa Fe Seventh International Biennial, Lucky Number Seven / Interview with Laura Heon / part 1/2
    SITE Santa Fe Seventh International Biennial, Lucky Number Seven / Interview with Laura Heon / part 1/2
    VernissageTV, Basel