Wed
06Nov
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Mon
18Nov

Majlis Talks by FOLIO

Curated by FOLIO, Alserkal's digital publication, Majlis Talks feature speakers from across the art, design, and architecture disciplines. 

Free and open to all however RSVP is necessary via eventbrite.

 

Wednesday, 6 November

MAJLIS TALK BY FOLIO | LYDIA YEE, CHIEF CURATOR WHITECHAPEL GALLERY, IN CONVERSATION WITH RANA BEGUM AND MARINA TABASSUM

 

Time | 8PM

Location | Concrete

 

Monday, 18 November

MAJLIS TALK BY FOLIO | LATIF AL ANI, IN CONVERSATION WITH TAMARA ABDUL HADI

 

Two generations of Iraqi photographers in dialogue, as Latif Al Ani, the founding father of Iraqi photography, speaks with Tamara Abdul Hadi, co-founder of RAWIYA Collective.

 

Time | 4.30PM

Location | Majlis, Warehouse 58

 

MAJLIS TALK BY FOLIO | DAYANITA SINGH, IN CONVERSATION WITH NADA RAZA

 

Dayanita Singh pushes the boundaries of photographic practice with great care and attention to form and composition. Her mobile museum and book projects draw on an extensive archive of images from previous bodies of work. Hear her in conversation with Ishara Art Foundation’s Nada Raza.

 

Time | 5.30PM

Location | Majlis, Warehouse 58

 

MAJLIS TALK BY FOLIO | METASITU IN CONVERSATION

 

The artist collective METASITU will discuss the notion of ruin, particularly in the Gulf region, and degrowth urbanism, in relation to the public art commission we were building sand castles_but the wind blew them away_FINALFINAL3.psd

 

Time | 6.30PM

Location | Majlis, Warehouse 58