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Joe Namy

A large colourful curtain like piece of art - as tall & wide as the height of 4 or 5 people - hangs on a building by a road in front of an apartment block - a child on a bicycle and a man in Middle Eastern dress stand in front of it

Joe Namy works between London, UK and Beirut, Lebanon Joe Namy is an artist, educator, and composer. He often works collaboratively, creating artworks that integrate music, video, performance, photography, installation, and radio. His practice centers primarily on identity,… Read More

Nouha Ben Yebdri at BAR project

  Nouha Ben Yebdri, former curator-in-residence in Algiers as part of Madrassa #1 will be in residence at BAR project in Barcelona, Spain in October 2018. In partnership with aria, this one-month residency in Barcelona continues Nouha Ben… Read More

Nouha Ben Yebdri

Nouha Ben Yebdri was curator-in-residency in October 2017 and will return to Algiers in December 2017 as part of aria’s partnership with Madrassa 2015 training programme.  London-based curator and writer Ali MacGilp has been overlooking this residency as a mentor… Read More

MADRASSA selected participants

For the second edition of Madrassa, we have received over 70 applications from 10 different nationalities. Our selection committee composed of Berit Schuck (MASS Alexandria), Victoria Dabdoub and Noura Al Khasawneh (Spring Sessions), Yasmina Reggad (aria), Léa Morin… Read More