Shubbak: A Window on Contemporary Arab Culture, a festival presented by the Mayor of London, sponsored by HSBC, from 4-24 July 2011 is capital’s first ever celebration of contemporary culture from across the Arab world. The festival will feature more than 70 events in over 30 key cultural venues across the London, covering visual arts, film, music, theatre, dance, literature, architecture, lectures and…Continue
Posted on June 15, 2011 at 16:02
The Delfina Foundation is delighted to announce a forthcoming solo exhibition by the Alexandria-based artist, Wael Shawky.
Shawky’s most recent work deals with the dichotomies and contradictions of social norms, primarily relating to culture and religion. The Larvae Channel series explores a variety of issues that are rooted in local concerns, yet have profound international relevance. The weight of environmental issues of literal existence in Larvae…Continue
Posted on June 15, 2011 at 15:49
House 44 is an international residency programme developed through a joint collaboration between The Delfina Foundation, The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority, Tashkeel, and Art Dubai, with the support of the British Council.Continue
Posted on March 16, 2011 at 15:35
Artist talk: Gohar Dashti in conversation with Adam Knights (Arts Projects Manager, Visiting Arts)
Thursday 24 February 2011, 19:00 - 20:00
The Delfina Foundation
29 Catherine Place, London SW1E 6DY
Free. Rsvp required.
Photographer Gohar Dashti has been in residence at Impressions Gallery, Bradford…
Posted on February 12, 2011 at 12:43