Syria: Into the Light

Date: 10 March - 3 April 
Time: 10AM - 7PM
Location: Concrete, Alserkal Avenue

Curated by Mouna Atassi, in collaboration with Rasha Salti, the inaugural exhibition at Concrete is based on the theme of ‘Portraits and Figures’ and will include more than 60 works by over 40 artists illustrating the landscape of Syrian art from 1924 to 2016. Through this theme, the exhibition highlights the trajectories and shifts of art movements in Syria and its socio-cultural histories, from the early 20th century until the present day, representing different movements, techniques and mediums, including painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, and video art.
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The Atassi Foundation is an independent non-profit initiative, founded by Sadek and Mouna Atassi to promote Syrian art and culture. The Atassi Foundation aims to celebrate Syrian art by exhibiting it, enhancing its global visibility, and supporting creative production of young talent.

For full Art Week at Alserkal Avenue programme, click here