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Susan Hefuna Biography

Susan Hefuna was born in 1962 in Germany. She works in several medias such as drawing, installation, photography, video and performance. Susan Hefuna has exhibited widely at international institutions such as the Museum of Modern Art, New York; Townhouse Gallery, Cairo; The Third Line, Dubai; Galerie Volker Diehl, Berlin; Kunstmuseum, Thun, Switzerland; Galerie Grita Insam, Vienna, Austria; Fare Mondi, 53rd Venice Biennial, Italy; Seville Biennial, Spain; New Museum, New York, USA; 2nd Riwaq Biennale, Palestine; 9th Sharjah Biennial, UAE; The Louvre, Paris, France; National Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa. Pi Artworks held her first solo exhibition in Istanbul in September 2011, parallel to the 12th Istanbul Biennial. Selected public collections in which her works are include MoMa, NYC, British Museum, London, UK, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK, Foundation Louis Vuitton, Paris, France, Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris, CU Galleries, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA, Farjam Collection, Dubai, UAE, Groupe Lhoist collection, Limelette, Belgium, Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah, UAE.

Susan Hefuna Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Susan Hefuna, Gebilde at Anne Mosseri-Marlio Galerie, Basel
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7 September–11 October 2019 Susan Hefuna Gebilde Anne Mosseri-Marlio GalerieBasel

Susan Hefuna In Related Press

'The Creative Act: Performance, Process, Presence' from the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi museum collection: a transcultural perspective on art since the 1960s Related Press 'The Creative Act: Performance, Process, Presence' from the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi museum collection: a transcultural perspective on art since the 1960s 15 May 2017, Art Radar Journal

The Creative Act: Performance, Process, Presence brings together over 18 artists from the 1960s until now. Held at the Manarat Al Saadiyat Cultural District in Abu Dhabi, the second exhibition from the collection brings together more than 25 artworks ranging from installations to works on paper and paintings.

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The Guggenheim’s potentially controversial 'Middle East' show is anything but Related Press The Guggenheim’s potentially controversial 'Middle East' show is anything but 23 May 2016, The Creators Project

But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise, the Solomon R. Guggenheim’s new show, may be a mouthful, but what it purports to accomplish stays relatively straightforward. The final part of the Guggenheim UBS MAP Global Art Initiative, the lyrically-titled exhibition introduces a newly acquired work designed to broaden the scope of the...

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First Look: 'But a Storm is Blowing From Paradise' Related Press First Look: 'But a Storm is Blowing From Paradise' 9 May 2016, ArtAsiaPacific

But a Storm is Blowing from Paradise: Contemporary Art of the Middle East and North Africa  is the third iteration of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation’s UBS Map Global Art Initiative, which has acquired more than 125 works from 37 artists to date following previous focuses on South and Southeast Asia and Latin America. Curated by...

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