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10Mar
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Art Week at Alserkal Avenue

Date: 10 - 18 March
Location: Alserkal Avenue

Our arts community and Alserkal Programming present ten days of exhibitions, commissions, films, talks, workshops and special events in conjunction with Dubai Art Week. 

To view the full program, click here.


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KEY DATES: 

10 March -3 April | 10AM-7PM: Syria: Into the Light - works from the Atassi Foundation collection in Concrete. 

13 March | 6PM-10PM: Galleries Night - the contemporary art galleries and creative organisations from across the Avenue will open their latest exhibitions. 

18 March | 10AM-1.30PM: Art Dubai Modern Symposium, supported by Alserkal Avenue.

10 March - 29 April | 10AM-7PM : Alserkal Programming presents four commissions from artists Ammar Al Attar, Farah Al Qasimi, Karim Sultan & Raja’a Khalid.

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POP-UP PROJECTS:
Six pop-up projects including an exhibition of the six winners of the 2016 Aga Khan Award for Architecture, the art book fair Fully Booked, the launch of Ahmed Mater’s latest book, Shoonya Ghar, Woven Heritage,and Future Perfect Future

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MAJLIS TALKS IN THE YARD:
4PM | Sudarshan Shetty on the Kochi Biennial and the artist as curator

14 March 2017
11AM | Talk by Farrokh Derakhshani, Director, Aga Khan Award for Architecture
4PM | Helen Teede explores the concept of ‘home’
5PM | Alia Ali discussed her ongoing exhibition The People of Pattern

16 March 2017
10AM | Current Preoccupations, a lecture by Rem Koolhaas
4PM | Sara Rahbar in conversation with Miriam Lloyd-Evans, Curator, British Museum
5PM | Hammad Nasar, Curator, UAE Pavilion 2017 and Hind Mezaina, artist
6PM | Launch of Vikram Divecha’s newest book, Warehouse Project

18 March 2017
4PM | Lamya Gargash
5PM | Screening and Talk: Duneopolis by Mohammed Rasoul

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POP-UP DINNER
13 - 18 MARCH | 8.30PM
INKED's latest pop-up dinner series, Plaisirs Supremes, is inspired by Salvador Dali's cookbook, Les Diners de Gala. Book: inked.ae

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SCREENINGS:
Emergent Behaviors
13 – 17 March | 5PM 
18 March | 2PM

Very Big Shot (2015)
10 March | 7PM

Barakah Meets Barakah (2016)
17 March | 7PM

Play it Again Sam (1972)
18 March | 7PM

Duneopolis by Mohammed Rasoul
18 March | 5PM

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GALLERIES TOUR | Explore Alserkal Avenue
10 - 17 March - 12PM | 18 March - 2PM

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CURATOR-LED TOURS
Syria: Into The Light
Daily | 3PM
Artist Run New York: The Seventies
13 March | 7PM

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ARTIST-LED TOURS
Sophia Al Maria | Everything Must Go | 14 - 18 March | 6PM
Samia Halaby | Walkthrough of Illuminated Space and Documentary Drawings of the Kafr Qasem Massacre | 16 March | 12PM

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WORKSHOPS:
Concretus - create concrete moulds and fabricating shapes
10 - 11 March | 6PM-8PM
Speaking in image - an interactive photography workshop
11 March | 10AM-3.30PM

To view the full program, click here.