Walid Raad

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Renegade Histories: Memories of Indigenous and African Descent

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Artists Ayrson Heráclito, Rosângela Rennó, and curator Agustín Pérez Rubio will discuss the invisibility and marginalization imposed upon populations of African and indigenous descent by History and Art discourses—and their blatant, yet veiled social marginality.

Walid Raad presented as part of Gulf Labor at the Global South Asia Conference

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Gulf Labor is a coalition of artists, writers, curators, educators and others working to ensure that workers’ rights are protected during the construction and maintenance of new cultural institutions on Saadiyat Island in Abu Dhabi. Our work was initiated in response to a Human Rights Watch report [2] on labor conditions on Saadiyat Island. Members of Gulf Labor, along with Who Builds Your Architecture?, will present at the “Global South Asia” conference on Saturday, February 16th…

Walid Raad Hasselblad Award Winner 2011

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Walid Raad is one of the most important contemporary artists from the Middle East. He has created a highly influential and internationally recognized body of work that includes photography, video, text, installation, and performance. In his challenging works, Raad has developed innovative methods for imaging war and for exploring political and social conflicts in art…

garage talk: Walid Raad

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April 10, 2007 hG

Presentation and conversation

The Loudest Muttering is Over: Documents from The Atlas Group Archive

Artist; Chbanieh, Lebanon