Previous Events

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Sunday, October 19, 2014
15:00 to 17:00
International Academy of Art Palestine, Aref Al-Aref Building, behind Arab Bank

A talk by artist Hera Buyuktascian from Turkey, who is participating in the Jerusalem Show VII. Open to the public. Organized by: Al-Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art in collaboration with the International Academy of Art Palestine

Monday, October 20, 2014

Monday, October 20, 2014
15:00 to 17:00
International Academy of Art Palestine, Aref Al-Aref Building, behind Arab Bank, Al-Bireh

A talk by artist Conor McGrady from Northern Ireland, who is participating in the Jerusalem Show VII. Open to the public. Organized by: Al-Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art in collaboration with the International Academy of Art Palestine

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
11:00
Al-Bireh Municipality Cultural Center, near the Central Bus Station, Al-Bireh

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014
14:00 to 15:30
Ibrahim Abu-Lughod Institute of International Studies, Birzeit University.

New date/time will be announced soon.

This lecture revisits the forgotten legacy of the Palestinian community in Kuwait. It examines the relevant history; traces some of the outcomes post-1991; and considers the possibilities for an ethical future despite the past. Dr. Mai Al-Nakib is... more

Tuesday, October 21, 2014
16:00 to 18:00
International Academy of Art Palestine, Aref Al-Aref Building, behind Arab Bank, Al-Bireh

A talk by Dutch artist Paul Devens, who is participating in the Jerusalem Show VII. Open to the public. Organized by: Al-Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art in collaboration with the International Academy of Art Palestine

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
17:00 to 19:00
Simultaneously in Al-Bireh Municipality Cultural Center and the premises of Eltiqa Group and Windows in Gaza

Program

Opening notes

Opening of “87” exhibition by Eltiqa Group and Windows for Contemporary Art (Gaza)

“Last Sketches”, by Majdal Nateel, curated by Viviana Checchia;

“What Remains”, a photography installation by Eduardo Soteras, curated by Alia Rayyan.

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Thursday, October 23, 2014

Thursday, October 23, 2014
16:00
Al-Bireh Municipality Cultural Center, near the Central Bus Station, Al-Bireh

The exhibition takes a birds-eye view of Palestinian museums and looks at their contribution towards the preservation and evolution of the national identity.

The exhibition is open Saturday to Thursday from 10:00−18:00 and runs until 15 November 2014.

Organised by: The Palestinian... more

Thursday, October 23, 2014
17:30
Ramallah Municipal Theatre, Ramallah Municipality, Issa Ziadeh St.

Audience will be invited to tour the “Suspended Accounts” exhibition, curated by Viviana Checchia, with the works of the nine YAYA finalists. Featuring works by Aya Abu-Ghazaleh, Bashar Khalaf, Farah Saleh, Hanadi Abu Jamal, Hamody Ghannam, Iman Sayed, Majdal Nateel, Noor Abed and Noor Abuarafeh... more

Thursday, October 23, 2014
19:00
Khalil Sakakini Cultural Center, Al Rajaa Street, in front of The Lutheran Church, Ramallah.

Museum of Manufactured Response to Absence (MoMRtA), curated by Ala Younis, initiated and produced by MinRASY PROJECTS. Exhibition opening: “Incomplete Personal Archives: Travel Documents or/and Identity”, a work by Rana Sadik. Publication launch: We're all for Kuwait and Kuwait is for Us,... more

Friday, October 24, 2014

Friday, October 24, 2014
10:00 to 15:00
Al-Bireh Municipality Cultural Center, near the Central Bus Station, Al-Bireh

OFF Qalandiya is a one-day forum that aims at unpacking the role of ‘visual art’ in the current crisis of the Palestinian Liberation, the shift in societal values, as well as the relationships between cultural actors, the Palestinian and the international audiences. Several interviews with... more

Friday, October 24, 2014
16:00 to 19:00
Al- Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art Foundation, New Gate, Old City, Jerusalem.

The Jerusalem Show VII, entitled “Fractures” and curated by Basak Senova, brings together projects which attempt to detect and process multiple realities and perceptions of events and conditions in relation with different time sequences. By taking “Jerusalem” as the nucleus of these attempts,... more

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Saturday, October 25, 2014
15:00 to 16:30
Swedish Christian Study Center, Jaffa Gate, Jerusalem

Organized by: Al-Ma’mal Foundation for Contemporary Art

Saturday, October 25, 2014
16:00 to 17:30
International Art Academy Palestine, Aref Al Aref Building, behind Al-Bireh Arab Bank

Description: Presentation of the 2014 issue of the Arab Studies Journal devoted to ‘Cultures of Resistance in Palestine and Beyond: The Politics of Art, Aesthetics, and Affect’, in the presence of two of the contributors to the issue:

Rania Jawad: ‘"Aren't We Human?" Normalizing... more

Saturday, October 25, 2014
18:30 to 20:00
African Community Youth Center, Old City, Jerusalem

The Jerusalem Show film screening program is made up of 4 individual programs, which are curated by Yazid Anani (Palestine), Anne Barlow (Scotland / US), Branko Franceschi (Croatia) and Basak Senova (Turkey). The programs feature the short video works and films of up to 21 artists.

This... more

Saturday, October 25, 2014
20:00 to 22:00
African Community Youth Center, Old City, Jerusalem

Sivas is a 2014 drama film directed by Kaan Mujdeci from Turkey. Establishing a bleak Anatolian village in Eastern Turkey as its setting, Sivas features the story of an eleven year old boy (Aslan) and a weathered fighting dog (Sivas) who develop a strong relationship after Aslan finds Sivas... more