|Rabih Mroué solo exhibition travels in 2011–2012|
|BAK, basis voor actuele kunst is proud to announce that the exhibition I, the Undersigned, the first solo show by Rabih Mroué, curated by Cosmin Costinas, (BAK, 21 May-1 August 2010) travels throughout 2011 and 2012 to a number of international venues. Starting with Iniva, London the exhibition becomes I, the Undersigned The People are Demanding, a radical reformulation of the BAK show in light of the Arab revolutions of 2011.|
Venues and Dates:
Lunds konsthall, Lund, 12 March-8 May 2011, http://www.lundskonsthall.se/;
Iniva (Institute of International Visual Arts) at Rivington Place, London, 23 March-14 May 2011, http://www.iniva.org/;
Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart, Stuttgart, 21 May-31 July 2011, http://www.wkv-stuttgart.de/;
tranzitdisplay, Prague, 9 June-14 August 2011, http://www.tranzitdisplay.cz/;
Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw and Nowy Teatr, Warsaw, fall 2011, http://www.artmuseum.pl;
and other locations to be announced.
Rabih Mroué (born 1967) is an actor, director, playwright, visual artist, and a contributing editor of The Drama Review (TDR) as well as a co-founder and board member of the Beirut Art Center (BAC), Beirut. In 2010 Mroué was awarded an Artist Grant for Theatre/Performance Arts from the Foundation of Contemporary Arts, New York and the Spalding Gray Award. Recent exhibitions include: Performa 09, New York, 2009; 11th International Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul, 2009; Tarjama/Translation, Queens Museum of Art, New York, 2009; Sjarjah Biennial, Sjarjah, 2009; Soft Manipulation - Who is afraid of the new now?, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg, 2008; and Medium Religion, Center for Art and Media (ZKM), Karlsruhe, 2008. Mroué lives and works in Beirut.
Now at BAK: Olga Chernysheva In the Middle of Things (until 17 April).
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