Tag Archives: Mona Hatoum


Artists Retrospective
Mona Hatoum, Hot Spot, 2013, stainless steel, neon tube. COURTESY THE ARTIST/©MONA HATOUM AND GALERIE MAX HETZLER, BERLIN AND PARIS/PHOTO: JÖRG VON BRUCHHAUSEN

Making the Ordinary Anything But: Mona Hatoum on Her Unnerving Sculptures, in 2005

With two Mona Hatoum shows happening this year (one currently on view at the Centre Pompidou, in Paris, the second coming to the ICA Boston next week), we turn back to May 2005, when Pernilla Holmes profiled the Lebanese-born artist … Read More


Armory Week 2015 Market
Fayçal Baghriche’s Souvenir (2012) in action.

A Checklist for the 2015 Armory Show Focus: Middle East, North Africa, and the Mediterranean

This year’s Armory Show Focus edition highlights art from the Middle East, North Africa, and the Mediterranean (Armory Focus: MENAM), curated by Whitechapel Gallery’s Omar Kholeif, and presented in partnership with Edge of Arabia and Art Jameel. Fifteen galleries offer excellent and … Read More


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The Art World’s Game of Drones

Drones are turning up in museums and galleries as objects of fascination and critique Read More


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Gained in Translation

Calligraphy, miniature painting, Sufi mysticism, and other traditions are the starting point for a new generation of artists from the Islamic world who are using the language of contemporary art to inflect their work with multiple layers of meaning. Read More