Hassan Hajjaj at tang museum, skidmore college
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Hassan Hajjaj at tang museum, skidmore college
1- 23 April 2017

Hajjaj is a part of Africa Pop Studio at the Tang Museum at Skidmore College. This exhibition explores the rich traditions and variations within African studio portraiture — from progenitors like Malick Sidibé to a new generation including Hassan Hajjaj and Omar Diop — and considers its impact on the broader diaspora.

The show will look at the power of Afro-Pop across disciplines and culminates in an evening of music, dance, spoken word, and West African fashions, on Saturday April 22.

HASSAN HAJJAJ at Fowler museum at UCLA
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HASSAN HAJJAJ at Fowler museum at UCLA
26 March - 30 July 2017

Hassan Hajjaj in African-Print Fashion Now at the Fowler Museum at UCLA. African-Print Fashion Now introduces visitors to a dynamic and diverse African dress tradition and the increasingly interconnected fashion worlds that it inhabits: “popular” African-print styles created by local seamstresses and tailors across the continent; international runway fashions designed by Africa’s newest generation of couturiers; and boundary-breaking, transnational, and youth styles favored in Africa’s urban centers.

Hyperallergic highlights Hassan Hajjaj at the Fowler Museum
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Hyperallergic highlights Hassan Hajjaj at the Fowler Museum

Hyperallergic reviews the Fowler Museum at UCLA's African Print Fashion Now! exhibition featuring Hassan Hajjaj. This exhibition chronicles the complex history of African textiles, displaying their contemporary use in the fine arts.

Wall Street International Reviews Austin Eddy, Follow The Crooked Path (Though It Be Longer)
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Wall Street International Reviews Austin Eddy, Follow The Crooked Path (Though It Be Longer)
23 March 2017

Wall Street International Reviews Austin Eddy's Follow The Crooked Path (Though It Be Longer) on view at the gallery until April 22nd. 

Blouin Artinfo features Austin Eddy at Taymour Grahne Gallery
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Blouin Artinfo features Austin Eddy at Taymour Grahne Gallery

Blouin Artinfo features Austin Eddy Follow The Crooked Path (Though It Be Longer) at Taymour Grahne Gallery until April 22nd.

Nadia Ayari at Erin Cluley Gallery, Dallas
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Nadia Ayari at Erin Cluley Gallery, Dallas
18 February - 25 March 2017

Nadia Ayari is a part of a group exhibition at Erin Cluley Gallery in Dallas, Texas with Amna Asghar, Dennis Congdon, Hilary Doyle, Anthony Gianini, Sedrick Huckaby and Francisco Moreno.

Artnet announces participating galleries for the 2017 edition of the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair
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Artnet announces participating galleries for the 2017 edition of the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair
2 February 2017

Artnet announces the participating galleries for the 2017 edition of the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair in New York, which includes Taymour Grahne Gallery as well as galleries from Africa and Europe.

Lamia Joreige 'After the River' at Radcliffe Institute
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Lamia Joreige 'After the River' at Radcliffe Institute
1 February - 4 March 2017

Lamia Joreige's "After the River" will open on February 1, 2017 at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University, in conjunction with her fellowship at the university.

 

"In this exhibition, visual artist and filmmaker Lamia Joreige uncovers the different facets of Nahr Beirut (Beirut River) with its recent and rapid transformations from dumping ground to a place scheduled for ambitious development. After the River invites reflection on the interwoven narratives of the river, its surroundings, and the people who live and work around it."

Hassan Hajjaj Discusses Work with Dazed
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Hassan Hajjaj Discusses Work with Dazed
30 January 2017

Hassan Hajjaj talks with Dazed about his move from Morocco to London, his choice of subjects, his wide range of influences, and what's coming next for him.

Hassan Hajjaj at Birmingham Museum of Art
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Hassan Hajjaj at Birmingham Museum of Art
27 January 2017- January 2019

Hassan Hajjaj is a part of Third Space /shifting conversations about contemporary art, an upcoming exhibition at the Birmingham Museum of Art curated by Wassan Al-Khudhairi, Hugh Kaul Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art. Opening reception will be January 27, 2017. 

British Council features Lamia Joreige in video series of Artes Mundi prize nominees
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British Council features Lamia Joreige in video series of Artes Mundi prize nominees
12 January 2017

The British Council for Visual Arts has created a video series featuring Lamia Joreige discussing her work Under-Writing Beirut in celebration of her being shortlisted for the Artes Mundi prize.

Lamia Joreige Interviewed by ArtReview
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Lamia Joreige Interviewed by ArtReview
January 2017

Lamia Joreige discusses her multimedia installations Under Writing Beirut – Mathaf (Museum) and Under Writing Beirut – Nahr (the River) on view at Chapter (Cardiff) with ArtReview following being shortlisted for the Artes Mundi 7 prize.

Blouin Artinfo Highlights Matthew F Fisher's 'Observable Universe'
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Blouin Artinfo Highlights Matthew F Fisher's 'Observable Universe'
26 December 2016

Blouin Artinfo highlights Matthew F Fisher's 'Observable Universe' opening at the gallery on January 18th.

Yui Kugimiya 'Robot Open Sesame' in Blouin Artinfo
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Yui Kugimiya 'Robot Open Sesame' in Blouin Artinfo
22 December 2016

Yui Kugimiya's "Robot Open Sesame" highlighted in Blouin Artinfo.

John Dilg Reviewed in Hyperallergic
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John Dilg Reviewed in Hyperallergic
18 December 2016

John Dilg "Natural Memory" reviewed in Hyperallergic by John Yau.

 

"This is what Dilg does so well and, in some profound sense, modestly: he brings together every sort of precedent to make something that is uniquely his. He arrives at questions for which he has no answers, but he does not turn away. Like the man standing on the rock, he gazes at the moon, at once lifeless and glowing."

Hassan Hajjaj in 'No Commission' Art Fair in London
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Hassan Hajjaj in 'No Commission' Art Fair in London
8 December 2016

Hassan Hajjaj featured in 'No Commission' Art Fair in London.

Daniele Genadry and Lamia Joreige in Sharjah Biennial 2017
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Daniele Genadry and Lamia Joreige in Sharjah Biennial 2017
6 December 2016

Taymour Grahne Gallery is proud to announce that Daniele Genadry and Lamia Joreige have been invited to participate in the 13th Sharjah Biennial from March 10th to June 17th, 2017.

Nadia Ayari Featured in Purple Diary's Highlights from Untitled
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Nadia Ayari Featured in Purple Diary's Highlights from Untitled
1 December 2016

Nadia Ayari's work featured in Purple Diary's Highlights from Untitled art Fair 2016, Miami.

Vogue Arabia Interviews Nadia Ayari
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Vogue Arabia Interviews Nadia Ayari
30 November 2016

Vogue Arabia inteviews Nadia Ayari about her solo booth with Taymour Grahne Gallery at Untiled Miami.

13 Best Booths at Untitled, Miami Beach
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13 Best Booths at Untitled, Miami Beach
30 November 2016

Taymour Grahne Gallery's solo booth featuring Nadia Ayari has been selected as one of the 13 best booths at Untitled 2016 by Artsy.

Hassan Hajjaj in group exhibition at NRW-Forum, Dusseldorf
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Hassan Hajjaj in group exhibition at NRW-Forum, Dusseldorf
19 November 2016 - 15 January 2017

Bling Bling Baby, a group exhibition featuring Hassan Hajjaj at NRW-Forum, aims to explore the emergence of bold kitsch in contemporary photography. Focusing on the narrative throughout generations of artists, Bling Bling Baby seeks to examine the evolution of the genre using each artists’ unique contribution as a looking glass. 

Scott Indrisek interviews Ryan Schneider for Blouin Artinfo
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Scott Indrisek interviews Ryan Schneider for Blouin Artinfo
14 November 2016

Scott Indrisek interviews Ryan Schneider about his most recent work in "Mojave Pictures" on view at the gallery until December 21, 2016.
 

"The imagery in my paintings comes from the natural world, the one that we inhabit. But they end up looking like something "beyond the veil," on the other side."

MixMag Discusses Hassan Hajjaj’s Re-Launch of R.A.P Streetwear
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MixMag Discusses Hassan Hajjaj’s Re-Launch of R.A.P Streetwear
9 November 2016

Mixmag discusses Hassan Hajjaj's re-launch of R.A.P Streetwear label at Sole DXB. Reflecting the bleak political times of 1980’s London, R.A.P was a brand marked by defiance. Hajjaj looked to past and present times as he showcases twelve unisex pieces comprising of six re-worked archive pieces as well as six new designs inspired by cultural movements of today’s NYC and London. 

Clash Magazine Announces the revival of Hassan Hajjaj's R.A.P Streetwear Brand
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Clash Magazine Announces the revival of Hassan Hajjaj's R.A.P Streetwear Brand
9 November 2016

Clash Magazine announces that Hassan Hajjaj will be reviving his R.A.P Streetwear Brand this fall.


“A streetwear brand before streetwear brands were commonplace, R.A.P was an early champion for diversity, merging fashion, music and art. Now, two decades after it shuttered, Real Artistic People is marking its return with a 12-piece collection and a stint at Dubai’s forthcoming Sole DWB festival.”

Lamia Joreige screening at Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, Wales
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Lamia Joreige screening at Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, Wales
5 November 2016

As a part of Artes Mundi 7, Chapter Artes Centre will be hosting a screening of Lamia Joreige's video, And the living is easy. This video takes place in Beirut, 2011, the city remains strangely quiet, in a state of expectancy, while the region is in great turmoil. Through five characters, mainly non-professional actors, Lamia Joreige creates a unique portrayal of her native town, where each one expresses his/her deep attachment to Beirut and inability to live there.

Artlyst highlights Artes Mundi 7 Prize and Exhibition Featuring Lamia Joreige
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Artlyst highlights Artes Mundi 7 Prize and Exhibition Featuring Lamia Joreige
31 October 2016

Artlyst highlights the Artes Mundi 7 Prize and Exhibitions at the National Museum Cardiff and Chapter Gallery.

Nadia Ayari Discusses Political Art on Artforum
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Nadia Ayari Discusses Political Art on Artforum
November 2016

Nadia Ayari as well as Carrie Mae Weems, Matthew Weinstein, Marilyn Minter, Hans Haacke, Nancy Chunn, and Vitaly Komar discuss political art with Artforum.

The Independent praises Artes Mundi 7 for its superior candidates, including Lamia Joreige
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The Independent praises Artes Mundi 7 for its superior candidates, including Lamia Joreige
24 October 2016

The Independent praises Artes Mundi 7 for its superior candidates and meaningful contribution to contemporary art, including Lamia Joreige and her focus on her war-torn home county of Lebanon. In her multi-media piece, Joreige includes photos of a damaged mosaic, literally calling attention to causalities of violence. 

Hassan Hajjaj named in True Africa’s list of 20 African photographers
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Hassan Hajjaj named in True Africa’s list of 20 African photographers
22 October 2016

Hassan Hajjaj named in True Africa’s list of 20 African photographers you've probably never head about (and you really should!).

Daniele Genadry at the American University of Beirut Rose and Shaheen Saleeby Museum
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Daniele Genadry at the American University of Beirut Rose and Shaheen Saleeby Museum
21 October 2016

Mimesis, Expression, Construction, a group exhibition featuring Daniele Genadry, at the American University of Beirut's Rose and Shaheen Saleeby Museum brings together Arab artists both past and present to explore the progression of Arab art.

BBC News Reviews Artes Mundi 7 Exhibition Featuring Lamia Joreige
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BBC News Reviews Artes Mundi 7 Exhibition Featuring Lamia Joreige
20 October 2016

BBC News comments on the six international artists on the Artes Mundi shortlist, including Lamia Joreige, who are providing thoughtful and urgent commentary on the state of our times.

Lamia Joreige in Artes Mundi 7 Exhibition
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Lamia Joreige in Artes Mundi 7 Exhibition
20 October 2016 - 26 February 2017

Lamia Joreige has been named as one of six international contemporary artists for Artes Mundi 7, the United Kingdom's most prestigious biennial art prize. In the coinciding exhibition at the National Museum Cardiff & Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff, Wales, Joreige presents two multimedia installations including Under-Writing Beirut - Nahr and Under-Writing Beirut - Mathaf.

Lamia Joreige at Musée Nicéphore Niépce, France
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Lamia Joreige at Musée Nicéphore Niépce, France
15 October 2016 - 15 January 2017

Lamia Joreige's solo presentation at the Musée Nicéphore Niépce features the installation And the living is easy - Variations on a film, which interrogates the fabrication of Joreige's feature film, And the living is easy (2014), and the possible forms it creates.

Hassan Hajjaj Screening at Matatu Festival of Stories, Oakland, California
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Hassan Hajjaj Screening at Matatu Festival of Stories, Oakland, California
12 October 2016

Hassan Hajjaj presents his documentary A Day In The Life of Karima: A Henna Girl, at Matatu's Festival of Stories. Hajjaj met Karima during his stereotype-shattering photography series Kesh Angels which depicts the girl biker gangs of Marakesh. Karima is a mother, wife, artist, henna artist and local icon.

Hassan Hajjaj featured in The Huffington Post, Morocco
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Hassan Hajjaj featured in The Huffington Post, Morocco
12 October 2016

Hassan Hajjaj's upcoming exhibtion, Suite 280, at La Mamounia, Marrakech, featured in The Huffington Post. The exhibition opens October 27th.

Bruno Pacheco's Sunday in Whitewall Magazine
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Bruno Pacheco's Sunday in Whitewall Magazine
7 October 2016

Bruno Pacheco's Sunday highlighted in Whitewall Magazine's article Opening Fall Gallery Season in New York.

 

"Bruno Pacheco’s show at Taymour Grahne Gallery (on view through October 19) in Tribeca is a beautiful reminder of what the simplicity of work on paper can offer. Pacheco paints using soft pinks and yellows to create a composition of neutrality."

 

Hassan Hajjaj on panel at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair 2016
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Hassan Hajjaj on panel at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair 2016
5 October 2016

Hassan Hajjaj has been invited to be a part of Zak Ové's VIP talk at 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair 2016 in London in conjuction with Zak's Ové's Installation Black and Blue: The Invisible Man and the Masque of Blackness at Somerset House. The panel will be led by Franklin Sirmans, Director, of Perez Art Museum Miami.

Maia Cruz Palileo at Ortega y Gasset Projects
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Maia Cruz Palileo at Ortega y Gasset Projects
1 October - 30 October 2016

Maia Cruz Palileo is part of On Knowing Unknowing: A Material Narrative, a group exhibition at Ortega y Gasset Projects. The exhibition explores the gap between acquired knowledge and intuition. Palileo's paintings reflect the oral history of her family's arrival in the United States from the Philippines intertwined with the subject matter, blurring the line between fact and fiction.

Hassan Hajjaj on BBC News
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Hassan Hajjaj on BBC News
24 September 2016

BBC News reviews the Photographers' Gallery Made You Look: Dandyism and Black Masculinity.

 

"A photography exhibition explores how black men have historically used fashion as a political statement, to subvert western stereotypes of black masculinity."

Hector Arce-Espasas Featured in Artnet News
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Hector Arce-Espasas Featured in Artnet News
15 September 2016

Hector Arce-Espasas selected by Artnet News as one of the "10 Exceptional Millennial Artists to Watch in 2016."

Lamia Joreige in Group Exhibition at Radcliffe Institute
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Lamia Joreige in Group Exhibition at Radcliffe Institute
13 September 2016

The Art of Discovery: A Multidisciplinary Group Exhibition of 2016–2017 Radcliffe Institute Fellows, in the Johnson-Kulukundis Family Gallery in Byerly Hall at the Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University.

Maia Cruz Palileo at Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation
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Maia Cruz Palileo at Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation
11 September - 20 November 2016

Well Traveled, a group exhibition at Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation's Corridor Gallery in Brooklyn featuring Maia Cruz Palileo. The exhibition includes works from Fracine K. Affourtit, Flavia Berindoague, Cecile Chong, Raffaele De Vivo, Scott Greenfield, Candy Heiland, Nene Humphrey, Maira Kalman, Ashley-Simone McKenzie, David McQueen, Jessica Segall and James Van Der Zee.

Hassan Hajjaj Highlighted in Artforum
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Hassan Hajjaj Highlighted in Artforum
September 2016

Made You Look: Dandyism and Black Masculinity at The Photographers' Gallery featuring Hassan Hajjaj's work selected in Artforum's London Critics' Picks.

Ryan Schneider Interviewed in Frontrunner Magazine
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Ryan Schneider Interviewed in Frontrunner Magazine
12 August 2016

Ryan Schneider discusses his current work and upcoming solo exhibiton at Taymour Grahne Gallery in Frontrunner Magazine.

 

"Conveying the mystery of both the natural and the human world that appears in the desert, Schneider’s paintings are visibly influenced by this new landscape. Whether owls in flowering trees, snakes, cactuses or other creatures, Schneider renders both the flora and the fauna of Joshua Tree."

Forbes Features Hassan Hajjaj's Group Exhibition 'Made You Look'
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Forbes Features Hassan Hajjaj's Group Exhibition 'Made You Look'
10 August 2016

Hassan Hajjaj's works are featured in a group show curated by Ekow Eshun, former Director of London’s ICA. Made You Look: Dandyism and Black Masculinity features portraits and street photography exploring black masculinity through the lens of a dandy-esque persona.

 
Hassan Hajjaj on CNN
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Hassan Hajjaj on CNN
July 28, 2016

In the exhibit Made You Look: Dandyism and Black Masculinity, curator Ekow Eshun focuses on the history of dandyism -- from Mali's sharp-looking party goers, to the sartorial rock stars envisioned by photographer Hassan Hajjaj.

 
Hassan Hajjaj at The Photographers' Gallery
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Hassan Hajjaj at The Photographers' Gallery
15 July 2016

Hassan Hajjaj is a part of Made You Look a group exhibition at The Photographers' Gallery in London, UK. The exhibtion opens July 15, 2016.
 

"Made You Look explores dandyism as radical personal politics, a willed flamboyance that flies in the face of conventional constructions of the black masculine."

Hassan Hajjaj solo at Colette, Paris
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Hassan Hajjaj solo at Colette, Paris
4 July 2016

Hassan Hajjaj presents a solo exhibition at Colette featuring a new series of colorful portraits.  The exhibition opens July 4, 2016.

ArtNet News features 'A Verdant Summer'
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ArtNet News features 'A Verdant Summer'
30 June 2016

Artnet News includes Taymour Grahne Gallery's A Verdant Summer as part of the "9 Must-See Summer 2016 Group Gallery Shows."

 

 

A Verdant summer featured in canvas magazine
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A Verdant summer featured in canvas magazine
Summer 2016

Canvas Magazine features "A Verdant Summer" in their special issue: Art Destinations Summer 2016 for New York City. 

Blouin Modern Painter's 500 Best Galleries Worldwide 2016
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Blouin Modern Painter's 500 Best Galleries Worldwide 2016
July 2016

Taymour Grahne Gallery is listed in Blouin Modern Painter's 2016 list of "500 Best Galleries Worldwide."

New York Observer features 'A Verdant Summer'
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New York Observer features 'A Verdant Summer'
27 June 2016

Ryan Steadman of the New York Observer includes A Verdant Summer as "10 Things to Do In New York's Art World Before July 1."

 

"An array of masterful artworks by a group of spectacular mid-career artists. Whitney Bedford, Holly Coulis and Hannah Whitaker are just a few of the names that will be bringing the heat for this exhibit."

hassan hajjaj at camden arts centre, london, uk
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hassan hajjaj at camden arts centre, london, uk
19 June - 18 September 2016

Hassan Hajjaj's Ilham (2000) is part of the upcoming exhibition Making & Unmaking: An exhibition curated by Duro Olowu including painting, sculpture, photography and video that inspire Olowu’s rich and eclectic approach to pattern and textiles.  

Nadia Ayari at DC Moore Gallery, New York
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Nadia Ayari at DC Moore Gallery, New York
June 16 - July 29, 2016
Hassan Hajjaj at Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
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Hassan Hajjaj at Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
26 May - 4 September 2016

The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will host Hassan Hajjaj: My Rock Stars from May 26 - September 4, 2016. Organized by the Newark Museum, the solo exhibition includes the video installation My Rock Stars Experimental, Volume 1, a related series of photographs and a site specific salon installation. 

Hassan Hajjaj at Brighton Museum
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Hassan Hajjaj at Brighton Museum
30 April 2016

Hassan Hajjaj is part of the first major UK exhibition dedicated to contemporary African fashion at Brighton Museum & Art Gallery. The exhibition opens April 20, 2016.

Lamia Joreige appointed Radcliffe Fellow
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Lamia Joreige appointed Radcliffe Fellow
May 2016

Congratulations to Lamia Joreige for being one of the appointed fellows at Radcliffe Institute for advanced studies at Harvard University.

Lamia Joreige at TSB bank wallace arts centre
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Lamia Joreige at TSB bank wallace arts centre
19 April - 22 May 2016

Lamia Joreige's two films from her Objects of War series (Part Two 2003 and Part Six 2014) will be featured in her upcoming solo exhibition at TSB Bank Wallace Arts Centre.  These works explore memory through individual testimony, in which war-time stories are retold with reference to a nominated object that became dear to each individual during the course of the War.

Daniele Genadry at Sursock Museum, Beirut
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Daniele Genadry at Sursock Museum, Beirut
12 February - 18 April 2016

Daniele Genadry's first museum solo exhibition, The Fall, opens on February 11, 2016 at the recently inaugurated Sursock Museum in Beirut. Additionally, an artist talk will take place on Thursday, February 25th from 7:00 - 8:30PM. 

 

hassan Hajjaj at LACMA, Los Angeles
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hassan Hajjaj at LACMA, Los Angeles
24 January 2016 - ongoing

As the second of a two-part program, Islamic Art Now, Part 2 features approximately 31 works by artists from Iran, the Arab world, Turkey, Azerbaijan, and Northwest Africa, featuring the first major installations of LACMA’s collection of contemporary art of the Middle East, including work by Hassan Hajjaj.

The New York Times reviews Zineb Sedira's "Present Tense"
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The New York Times reviews Zineb Sedira's "Present Tense"
15 January 2016

Holland Cotter of the New York Times reviews Zineb Sedira's "Present Tense."

Nadia Ayari at Maraya Art Centre
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Nadia Ayari at Maraya Art Centre
21 October 2015 - 1 February 2016

Nadia Ayari's The Fence (2007), previously acquired by the Barjeel Art Foundation is part of the Maraya Art Centre's upcoming exhibition, "Walls and Margins."  The group exhibition tackles the affects and consequences of barriers and aims to highlight these many dividing systems as conscious human constructs.

HASSAN HAJJAJ AT GUGGENHEIM BILBAO
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HASSAN HAJJAJ AT GUGGENHEIM BILBAO
30 October 2015 - 21 February 2016

Hassan Hajjaj's L.V. Posses (2000) will travel to the Guggenheim Bilabo as part of the ongoing exhibition, Making Africa - A Continent of Contemporary Design.

Hassan Hajjaj at Worcester Art Museum
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Hassan Hajjaj at Worcester Art Museum
7 November 2015 – 6 March 2016

Hassan Hajjaj's recent exhibition organized by the Newark Museum, "My Rock Stars" will travel to Worcester Art Museum opening November 7th, 2015.

Artes Mundi 7 Shortlist Announced
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Artes Mundi 7 Shortlist Announced
17 September 2015

Taymour Grahne Gallery is proud to announce Lamia Joreige has been selected for the seventh edition of the United Kingdom's most prestigious biennial art prize, Artes Mundi 7.  The winner of the award will be announced in January 2017.

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Artnet News features Taymour Grahne
1 September 2015

Artnet News lists Taymour Grahne as part of their 14 Young Power Players Set to Become the New Art World Aristocracy.

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Apollo Magazine features Taymour Grahne
September 2015

Apollo Magazine features Taymour Grahne for 2015's "40 Under 40 USA."

Hassan Hajjaj at Nasher Museum of Duke University
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Hassan Hajjaj at Nasher Museum of Duke University
10 October 2015 - 10 July 2016

In celebration of the museum's 10th anniversary the Nasher Museum presents Reality of My Surroundings.  The exhibition demonstrates the museum's ongoing commitment to collecting work by global artists, particularly emphasizing artists of African descent. Hassan Hajjaj's Nisrin will be part of the exhibition.

 

ArtAsiaPacific Reviews "Formal Relations"
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ArtAsiaPacific Reviews "Formal Relations"
29 July 2015

Bansie Vasvani reviews Formal Relations, "each exhibited work’s minimalist sensibility, geometric attributes and architectural lines carve new arenas of visual space that point to spheres of comfort and sustenance. "

Lamia joreige film premiere
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Lamia joreige film premiere
30 June - 6 July 2015

Lamia Joreige’s and the living is easy 2014 film will air for the first time at the 2015 international film competition of Marseille’s film festival - FID Marseille. The film was produced by Les Films D’Ici in France with the support of Taymour Grahne Gallery, New York.

Hassan Hajjaj at art basel
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Hassan Hajjaj at art basel
17 June 2015

As part of Art Basel's 2015 film program, Hassan Hajjaj's first feature film 'Karima: A Day in the Life of a Henna Girl,' is making its European debut on Wednesday, June 17th, at 8:30pm followed by a Q&A with the artist.

The New York Times reviews Hassan Hajjaj at Columbia Univeristy
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The New York Times reviews Hassan Hajjaj at Columbia Univeristy
8 May 2015

Holland Cotter of the New York Times reviews 'A Curious Blindess' at Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University.  The exhibition is on view through June 13.

Hassan Hajjaj Film Premiere
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Hassan Hajjaj Film Premiere
13 May 2015

Hassan Hajjaj's first feature-length film, Karima: A Day in the Life of a Henna Girl, premieres at LACMA on May 13th at 6:30 pm.  The film will play in the museum's Bing Theater.

British Airways' High Life Magazine features Hassan Hajjaj
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British Airways' High Life Magazine features Hassan Hajjaj
May 2015

British Airways' in flight magazine, High Life, features Hassan Hajjaj's 'Kesh Angels in their May issue.

Milk Made interviews Hassan Hajjaj
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Milk Made interviews Hassan Hajjaj
4 May 2015

Karenna Insanally interviews Hassan Hajjaj on his upcoming documentary film, 'Karima: A Day in the Life of a Henna Girl' premeiering at LACMA, on May 13th.

Hassan Hajjaj at Columbia University
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Hassan Hajjaj at Columbia University
22 April – 13 June 2015

My Rock Stars, Experimental, Volume 1 (2012) is featured in a curious blindness at Columbia University's Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery in New York.  Comprised of the works of 18 emerging and established artists of diverse backgrounds, the exhibition engages with the complex themes of race and identity politics. 

HASSAN HAJJAJ AT EXPO MILANO, ITALY
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HASSAN HAJJAJ AT EXPO MILANO, ITALY
10 April – 1 November 2015

Hajjaj's Iham, (2003-2007) is currently on display at the the Arts & Foods Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015. Curated by Germano Celant, the exhibition focuses on the world of food, dining together, and provides a worldwide overview of the interaction between aethetics and design.

The New Yorker reviews "Records for Uncertain Times"
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The New Yorker reviews "Records for Uncertain Times"
25 March 2015

The New Yorker reviews Lamia Joreige's first solo exhibition in the United States.  On view through April 9, 2015.

Hassan Hajjaj at Fotofest's Exhibition at the Abu Dhabi Festival
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Hassan Hajjaj at Fotofest's Exhibition at the Abu Dhabi Festival
21 March - 20 April 2015

Hassan Hajjaj participates in FotoFest's View from Inside: Contemporary Arab Photography, Video and Mixed Media Art; a special commission for the twelfth edition of the Abu Dhabi Festival 2015.

Hassan Hajjaj at Vitra Design Museum, Germany
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Hassan Hajjaj at Vitra Design Museum, Germany
14 March - 13 September 2015

Hassan Hajjaj's L.V. Posses (2000) is on view at the Vitra Design Museum as part of their ongoing exhibition, Making Africa.  Following, the exhibition will travel to the Guggenheim Bilbao from 23 October 2015 - 21 February 2016.

Kalimat Magazine interviews Lamia Joreige on "Records for Uncertain Times"
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Kalimat Magazine interviews Lamia Joreige on "Records for Uncertain Times"
12 March 2015

Zeina Abi Assy interviews Lamia Joreige on her other recent projects and debut solo exhibition in New York.

The Huffington Post reviews Hassan Hajjaj at the Newark Museum
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The Huffington Post reviews Hassan Hajjaj at the Newark Museum
9 March 2015

Chika Okeke-Agulu reviews Hassan Hajjaj's solo exhibition at the Newark Museum.  On view through August 9, 2015.

Lamia Joreige on “Records for Uncertain Times” at Taymour Grahne
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Lamia Joreige on “Records for Uncertain Times” at Taymour Grahne
27 February 2015

Mostafa Heddaya of Blouin Artinfo interviews Lamia Joreige on her first solo exhibition in the United States. 

Hassan Hajjaj at LACMA
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Hassan Hajjaj at LACMA
1 February 2015 - ongoing

Islamic Art Now: Contemporary Art of the Middle East marks the first major exhibition of LACMA's collection of contemporary art of the Middle East.  As the first of a two-part program, the exhibition features 25 works by artists from Iran and the Arab world, including Gang of Kesh Part 2 (2000) by Hassan Hajjaj. 

Artasiapacific reviews Mohammed Kazem's 'Memorizing by Means of Observing'
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Artasiapacific reviews Mohammed Kazem's 'Memorizing by Means of Observing'
26 January 2015

Paul Laster reviews Mohammed Kazem's recent solo exhibition at Taymour Grahne Gallery.

nicky nodjoumi at the metropolitan museum of art
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nicky nodjoumi at the metropolitan museum of art
17 February – 31 May 2015

Nicky Nodjoumi's recently acquired ink drawing, Study of Inspector's Scrutiny (2012) is featured in the Metropolitan Museum of Art's upcoming exhibition, Bazm and Razm: Feast and Fight in Persian Art. 

Hassan Hajjaj at the Newark Museum
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Hassan Hajjaj at the Newark Museum
25 February – 9 August 2015

Opening February 25, 2015, The Newark Museum will present Hassan Hajjaj: My Rock Stars, including its recent acquisition of the video My Rock Stars Experimental, Volume 1, a related series of photographs, and an installation including objects from the museum's African Art collection.

Lamia Joreige at the Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna
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Lamia Joreige at the Pinacoteca Nazionale di Bologna
22 January – 12 April 2015

Too Early, too Late. Middle East and Modernity, showcases 60 artists and more than 100 works from several private Italian collections including Lamia Joreige's documentary video, A Journey (2006).

Lamia Joreige at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
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Lamia Joreige at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Lamia Joreige's 3-channel video installation Replay (2000), opens on January 29th as part of Ways of Seeing: Artists and Perpetual War at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. 

Hassan Hajjaj on the cover of Mental Floss Magazine
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Hassan Hajjaj on the cover of Mental Floss Magazine
January - February 2015

Mental_Floss Magazine features Hassan Hajjaj's Rider (2010) on the cover as part of their "37 New Ways to See the World" issue.

Powers of Observation: Mohammed Kazem Comes to New York
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Powers of Observation: Mohammed Kazem Comes to New York
18 November 2014

Scott Indrisek interviews Mohammed Kazem on his first solo exhibtion in New York, Memorizing by Means of Observing, on view until December 20, 2014.

HASSAN HAJJAJ'S "MY ROCK STARS EXPERIMENTAL, VOLUME 1" AT THE WEXNER CENTER FOR THE ARTS
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HASSAN HAJJAJ'S "MY ROCK STARS EXPERIMENTAL, VOLUME 1" AT THE WEXNER CENTER FOR THE ARTS
7 February - 12 April 2015

Hassan Hajjaj's three-channel video is part of an ongoing installation at the Ohio State University's Wexner Center for the Arts, from February 7 - April 12, 2015.

Lamia Joreige at Museo di arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto
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Lamia Joreige at Museo di arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto
26 October 2014 – 2 February 2015

Lamia Joreige's Nights and Days video is part of MART's exhibition, Afterimage on view at the Civic Gallery in Trento, Italy.

The Financial Times reviews the New Museum's 'Here and Elsewhere'
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The Financial Times reviews the New Museum's 'Here and Elsewhere'
20 August 2014

Lamia Joreige's 'Objects of War' is featured in the Financial Times review of Here and Elsewhere, closing on September 28, 2014.

The Economist Reviews Here and Elsewhere
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The Economist Reviews Here and Elsewhere
19 July 2014

Lamia Joreige of Taymour Grahne Gallery is featured in The Economist's review of Here and Elsewhere, on view at the New Museum through September 28, 2014.

The New York Times Reviews Here and Elsewhere
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The New York Times Reviews Here and Elsewhere
18 July 2014

Holland Cotter of the New York Times reviews the New Museum's Here and Elsewhere, featuring Taymour Grahne Gallery artist Lamia Joreige. 

Lamia Joreige in the New York Times
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Lamia Joreige in the New York Times
10 July 2014

Lamia Joreige is featured in the New York Times preview of the New Museum show, Here and Elsewhere.

The New York Times Reviews 'Thin Skin: Six Artists from Beirut'
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The New York Times Reviews 'Thin Skin: Six Artists from Beirut'
4 July 2014

Holland Cotter of the New York Times reviews Thin Skin: 6 Artists from Beirut at Taymour Grahne Gallery on view through Monday July 7, 2014.

LAMIA JOREIGE AT CENTRE POMPIDOU
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LAMIA JOREIGE AT CENTRE POMPIDOU
2 July 2014

Lamia Joreige’s multimedia installation, Under-Writing-Beirut-Mathaf will be a central work within the Centre Pompidou’s exhibit: A History. Art, Architecture From The 1980s Until Today

LAMIA JOREIGE AT NEW MUSEUM
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LAMIA JOREIGE AT NEW MUSEUM
16 July - 28 September 2014

Here and Elsewhere, a group exhibition of more than 40 contemporary Arab artists presented at the New Museum will include Taymour Grahne Gallery's Lamia Joreige.

HASSAN HAJJAJ AT MUSEUM BOIJMANS VAN BEUNINGEN
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HASSAN HAJJAJ AT MUSEUM BOIJMANS VAN BEUNINGEN
11 October 2014

Hassan Hajjaj will be featured in the upcoming The Future of Fashion is Now at the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen in Rotterdam, Netherlands.The Future of Fashion is Now is a sequel-exhibit to the popular 2009, The Art of Fashion show.

Hassan Hajjaj at Burmingham Museums and Art Gallery
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Hassan Hajjaj at Burmingham Museums and Art Gallery
7 June - 2 November 2014

Hajjaj’s photograph, Saida in Green, is on view at the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery as part of the True to Life? New Photography of the Middle East exhibit.

M-Museum Leuven presents Lamia Joriege in "Ravaged"
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M-Museum Leuven presents Lamia Joriege in "Ravaged"
20 March - 1 September 2014

Lamia Joreige's multimedia installation, Beirut, Autopsy of a City, is currently on view at Leuven's M-Museum in Belgium.

'Nicky Nodjoumi: The Accident' at the Cleveland Institute of Art
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'Nicky Nodjoumi: The Accident' at the Cleveland Institute of Art
28 March - 3 May 2014

The Accident: Recent Work by Nicky Nodjoumi will introduce Cleveland art lovers to this internationally acclaimed New York-based artist with eight large-scale paintings and ink-on-paper drawings and two public presentations by the artist.

The New York Times Reviews 'Kesh Angels
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The New York Times Reviews 'Kesh Angels
28 February 2014

Roberta Smith of the New York Times reviews Hassan Hajjaj's 'Kesh Angels, calling his work "dynamic transcultural documents."

Time Out New York Reviews Hassan Hajjaj's 'Kesh Angels
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Time Out New York Reviews Hassan Hajjaj's 'Kesh Angels
19 February 2014

Paul Later from Time Out New York reviews Hassan Hajjaj's 'Kesh Angels.

NPR Covers Hassan Hajjaj
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NPR Covers Hassan Hajjaj
12 February 2014

NPR interviews Hassan Hajjaj about the women behind his 'Kesh Angels exhibition.

Lamia Joreige's Work Featured in a Group Exhibition at Istanbul Modern
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Lamia Joreige's Work Featured in a Group Exhibition at Istanbul Modern
9 January 2014

Lamia Joreige will participate in a group exhibition, Neighbours - Contemporary Narratives from Turkey and Beyond at Istanbul Modern in Istanbul, Turkey.

Hassan Hajjaj Featured in The New Yorker
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Hassan Hajjaj Featured in The New Yorker
27 January 2014

Hassan Hajjaj's Miriam from his 'Kesh Angels exhibit, received a full page in The New Yorker. 

ArtAsiaPacific Names Nicky Nodjoumi's "Chasing the Butterfly" Top Ten Exhibition of 2013
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ArtAsiaPacific Names Nicky Nodjoumi's "Chasing the Butterfly" Top Ten Exhibition of 2013
January 2014

Nicky Nodjoumi's Chasing the Butterfly at Taymour Grahne Gallery included in ArtAsiaPacific's Top 10 shows of 2013. 

Hassan Hajjaj's "My Rock Stars Experimental, Volume 1, 2012" on View at LACMA
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Hassan Hajjaj's "My Rock Stars Experimental, Volume 1, 2012" on View at LACMA
December 2013

Hassan Hajjaj's three-channel video is part of an ongoing installation at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

Preview of Hassan Hajjaj's "My Rock Stars Experimental, Volume 1, 2012" on View at LACMA
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Preview of Hassan Hajjaj's "My Rock Stars Experimental, Volume 1, 2012" on View at LACMA
December 2013

Hassan Hajjaj's video installation My Rock Stars Experimental, Volume 1, 2012 will be on view starting 21 December 2013 at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. 

Modern Painters features Hassan Hajjaj's Playlist
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Modern Painters features Hassan Hajjaj's Playlist
December 2013

Hassan Hajjaj shares his playlist highlights with Modern Painters.

Hassan Hajjaj in the Financial Times
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Hassan Hajjaj in the Financial Times
15 November 2013

The Financial Times reviews Hassan Hajjaj's work at the new Marrakech Museum for Photography and Visual Arts (MMPVA).

The Guardian Highlights Hassan Hajjaj
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The Guardian Highlights Hassan Hajjaj
15 November 2013

Tara Stevens from the Guardian discusses Hassan Hajjaj's influential work in Marrakech's thriving art scene. 

The New York Times Reviews Nicky Nodjoumi's exhibit at Taymour Grahne Gallery
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The New York Times Reviews Nicky Nodjoumi's exhibit at Taymour Grahne Gallery
18 October 2013

Holland Cotter of the New York Times reviews Nicky Nodjoumi's Chasing the Butterfly and Other Recent Paintings at Taymour Grahne Gallery on view through Saturday October 19, 2013. 

The New Yorker Highlights Nicky Nodjoumi at Asia Society
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The New Yorker Highlights Nicky Nodjoumi at Asia Society
23 September 2013

New Yorker's art review highlights Nicky Nodjoumi's works at the Asia Society through January 5. 

Taymour Grahne Inaugural Reception
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Taymour Grahne Inaugural Reception
7 September 2013

Photographs from the gallery's opening night, courtesy of Billy Farrell Agency, NY.

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Hassan Hajjaj in No Commission Art Fair in London
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