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The Complete 2015 Sharjah Biennial Artist List Is Out [Updated]

The city of Sharjah.BASIL D. SOUFI/WIKIMEDIA

The city of Sharjah.

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Today the Sharjah Art Foundation announced the more than 50 artists who have been tapped for the 12th Sharjah Biennial by its organizers, curator Eungie Joo and associate curator Ryan Inouye. Among the artists are Etel Adnan, Mark Bradford, Kit Lee, Rodney McMillian, Gary Simmons, Adrián Villar Rojas, and Haegue Yang.

Update, January 29, 2015: Today the foundation released a complete artist list, with a few more names. The list below has been updated. (Asterisks denote artists presenting new work.)

The show, which has the full title of “Sharjah Biennial 12: The past, the present, the possible,” runs March 5 through June 5 in the emirate.

Basel Abbas*
Ruanne Abou-Rahme*
Etel Adnan*
Babak Afrassiabi*
Abdullah Al Saadi*
Rheim Alkadhi*
Ayreen Anastas*
Leonor Antunes*
Uriel Barthélémi*
Eric Baudelaire
Mark Bradford*
Unnikrishnan C.*
Chimurenga*
Nikhil Chopra*
Saloua Raouda Choucair
Chung Chang-Sup
Abraham Cruzvillegas*
Papy Ebotani
Rene Gabri*
Ahmad Ghossein*
Im Heung-Soon*
Iman Issa*
Michael Joo*
Maryam Kashani*
Mohammed Kazem
Hassan Khan*
Kristine Khouri*
Beom Kim
Byron Kim*
Lala Rukh
Kit Lee*
Jac Leirner*
Faustin Linyekula
Jawshing Arthur Liou
Cinthia Marcelle*
Rodney McMillian*
Julie Mehretu*
mixrice*
Asunción Molinos Gordo
Eduardo Navarro*
Damián Ortega*
Rasha Salti*
Hassan Sharif
Taro Shinoda*
Gary Simmons*
Nasrin Tabatabai*
Rayyane Tabet*
Rirkrit Tiravanija*
Adrián Villar Rojas*
Danh Vo
Xu Tan
Haegue Yang*
Lynette Yiadom-Boakye*
Abdul Hay Mosallam Zarara
Fahrelnissa Zeid

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