International Collaborations

Image: Farid Belkahia Inventaire 1961 Oil on Canvas 90 x 159,70 cm Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha  

Farid Belkahia : For a New Modernity

19 MAY - 19 JUL 2021, 11H - 20H, EVERY DAYS EXCEPT TUESDAYS 

GALERIE D'ART GRAPHIQUE - CENTRE POMPIDOU, PARIS, FRANCE 

In collaboration with the Centre Pompidou Paris and the Farid Belkahia Foundation in Marrakech, this exhibition devoted to Farid Belkahia (1934-2014, Marrakech) - today considered to be one of the founders of Moroccan artistic modernity and, more broadly, Arab. 

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Photo: Marwan Kassab-Bachi (1934-2016). Rajoul (Man), 1977. Engraving on paper, 65 x 55 cm. Collection of Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art  

Mathaf Talk with Charlotte Bank: Marwan Kassab-Bachi

Sunday 27 June 2021 from 5pm (Doha Time – Online)

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Mathaf invites you to join a public talk by Art Historian and Independent Curator Charlotte Bank, in conversation with Mathaf Curator Lina Ramadan.

The talk will focus on the life and practice of prominent Syrian artist Marwan Kassab-Bachi . This talk will take place over Zoom and will be in English with simultaneous Arabic translation.

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M F Husain: Horses of the Sun (Doha: Mathaf, Arab Museum of Modern Art/ Milan: Silvana Editoriale, 2020).

Release of Mathaf Publication, M F Husain: Horses of the Sun, edited by Ranjit Hoskote  (Online)

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2020 FROM 4:00 PM UNTIL 5:15 PM (DOHA TIME)

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The Mathaf publication, M F Husain: Horses of the Sun (2020) is the expanded publication of the exhibition, M. F. Husain: Horses of the Sun, presented at Mathaf in March 2019. Abdellah Karroum, Director of Mathaf, will introduce the evening and speak about the 2019 M F Husain exhibition, placing it in the context of Mathaf’s curatorial programme and vision. This will be followed by a talk by Ranjit Hoskote, curator of the exhibition and editor of the volume, on M F Husain, his art and its multiple contexts.

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The Visual Arts Studies Third Annual Conference, 2020-2021

co-organised by  Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha and Doha Institute for Graduate Studies 

from December 2020 Until April 2021

The Future Museum in the Future City

NEXT WORKSHOPS : 25, 26, 27 APRIL 2021  

Sunday 25 April 2021 
20:00-23:45 Doha time, 17:00-20:45 GMT 

Monday 26 April 2021 

20:00-22:45 Doha time, 17:00-19:45 GMT 

Tuesday 27 April 2021 
20:00-21:45 Doha time, 17:00-18:45 GMT 

Session 2 – Workshops Programme

Invited curators, artists, scholars, and practitioners will present the different potential scenarios to come upon us in the near future in an open platform for discussion with the audience.

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Creative Conversation for Artists (Online)

13 October 2020 from  6:00 until 8:00 pm 

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Creative Conversation for Artists invites emerging and established practicing artists to present and debate new projects and conceptual ideas to the wide creative community of artists and curators in Doha.  

Mathaf Art Programs invites you to join the next Creative Conversation for Artists with artists Muna Al-Badr and Masoud Al-Bulushi on 13 October, online, Artists will have the chance to engage an open dialogue about recent experimentation and lines inquiry in their work, as well as discussing the challenges faced in the creative process and development of conceptual thinking.

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