Art-Making and the Avant-Garde in the UAE


WHEN April 6, 2013
2-3:30 PM WHERE NYUAD Downtown Campus, Abu Dhabi WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Institute Open to the Public

In conjunction with their exhibitions now on view at NYUAD, UAE-native Mohammed Kazem and Dubai-based Brazilian artist Jessica Mein introduce their work and discuss art-making in the UAE today. Kazem is the sole artist representing the UAE at the 2013 Venice Biennale, and works extensively as a curator. Mein exhibits internationally as well as in the UAE, and is preparing her second solo exhibition at Simon Preston Gallery in New York this fall.

For more information about the exhibitions click here


Mohammed Kazem Artist

Jessica Mein Artist

Moderated by

Maya Allison Exhibition Director, NYUAD

Moderated by
  • Maya Allison, Exhibition Director, NYUAD Art Gallery

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