Sharjah Biennial Artists: Artworks on Ocula
Sharjah Biennial Artists:Artworks on Ocula

Sharjah Biennial Artists:
Artworks on Ocula

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The Sharjah Biennale has firmly established itself as a prestigious platform for artistic expression and cultural exchange, captivating global art enthusiasts with its immersive exhibitions and thought-provoking installations. Explore artworks and follow artists on Ocula who are showing at Sharjah Biennial.

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This international art event, held in the vibrant city of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, has garnered significant attention in the art world.

A Nexus of Artistic Excellence

The Sharjah Biennale is renowned for presenting challenging and ambitious exhibitions exploring pertinent global themes. Past curators, such as Christine Tohme, Yuko Hasegawa, and Okwui Enwezor, have shaped the biennale's artistic vision, inviting artists to engage with pressing issues innovatively.

The Power of Cultural Exchange

Sharjah's biennial strongly emphasises cultural exchange and the importance of fostering dialogue and understanding across nations. Over the years, numerous artists from around the world have participated in this vibrant event, contributing to a rich tapestry of artistic dialogue and cross-cultural understanding.

Embracing Multidisciplinary Art Forms

The Sharjah Biennale celebrates and supports various artistic mediums, encouraging artists to experiment and explore new horizons. Renowned artists such as Mona Hatoum, Amar Kanwar, and Hassan Sharif have showcased their talents through diverse art forms, including painting, sculpture, installation, video, and performance art.

Spotlight on Social and Political Themes

The Sharjah Biennale is a robust platform for critical engagement with social and political themes. Artists such as Tania Bruguera, Ai Weiwei, and Walid Raad have presented compelling works that challenge societal norms, addressing topics such as identity, migration, environmental concerns, and human rights.

Conclusion

The Sharjah Biennale has cemented its position as a leading international art event, showcasing artistic excellence and facilitating cultural exchange. Through the vision of past curators and the participation of renowned artists, the biennale has become a catalyst for global creative dialogue. With its inclusive embrace of multidisciplinary art forms and its spotlight on social and political themes, the biennale inspires viewers, encouraging reflection and fostering understanding. As it moves forward, the Sharjah Biennale promises to remain a dynamic platform for artistic exploration, driving the evolution of contemporary art and nurturing the growth of both emerging and established artists.


Emergent No.1 by Wang Jianwei contemporary artwork sculpture
Wang Jianwei Emergent No.1, 2021 Mixed media, stainless steel, wood, fluorocarbon paint
200 x 100 x 140 cm
Tang Contemporary Art Request Price & Availability
Breathing Wagon Wheel by Nari Ward contemporary artwork sculpture
Nari Ward Breathing Wagon Wheel, 2019 Oak wood, copper sheet, copper nails, and darkening patina
304.8 x 304.8 x 10.2 cm
Lehmann Maupin Request Price & Availability
The Un-Musical Vase by Mounira Al Solh contemporary artwork moving image
Mounira Al Solh The Un-Musical Vase, 2022 Video played on old iPhone placed in vase
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Emergent No.16 by Wang Jianwei contemporary artwork painting
Wang Jianwei Emergent No.16, 2022 Oil on canvas
188 x 250 cm
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Love and Hate, Hate is Love by Hank Willis Thomas contemporary artwork mixed media
Hank Willis Thomas Love and Hate, Hate is Love, 2020 Lenticular
144.8 x 109.2 cm
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Silicone, Poppies and a Couple of Invisible Deffs by Mounira Al Solh contemporary artwork painting
Mounira Al Solh Silicone, Poppies and a Couple of Invisible Deffs, 2022 Oil and collage on canvas
235 x 206 cm
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Coddle by Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, drawing
Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum Coddle, 2009 Graphite on paper
96.5 x 127 cm
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Sinner Get Ready by Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum contemporary artwork painting
Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum Sinner Get Ready, 2022 Oil and pencil on wood panels
102 x 162 cm
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Galerie Lelong & Co. New York
Give us back our parents (pink and gold on black) by Hank Willis Thomas contemporary artwork print
Hank Willis Thomas Give us back our parents (pink and gold on black), 2018 Screenprint on retroreflective vinyl. Source image DRUM Magazine. Copyright BAHA
61 x 79.7 cm
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Breathing Mosaic Dream-Air by Nari Ward contemporary artwork sculpture
Nari Ward Breathing Mosaic Dream-Air, 2022 Oak wood, copper sheet, copper nails, and darkening patina
152.4 x 152.4 cm
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Easy by Nari Ward contemporary artwork sculpture
Nari Ward Easy, 2022 Copper sheet, copper nails, and darkening patina
119.4 x 119.4 x 5.08 cm
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Emergent No.12 by Wang Jianwei contemporary artwork painting
Wang Jianwei Emergent No.12, 2022 Oil on canvas
150 x 115 cm
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Skulls, Hands and Hearts, in Her Red by Mounira Al Solh contemporary artwork painting
Mounira Al Solh Skulls, Hands and Hearts, in Her Red, 2022 Oil on canvas
99 x 70 cm
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Emergent No.2 by Wang Jianwei contemporary artwork sculpture
Wang Jianwei Emergent No.2, 2020 Mixed media, stainless steel, wood, fluorocarbon paint
160 x 135 x 90 cm
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Diadumenos by Yinka Shonibare CBE RA contemporary artwork sculpture
Yinka Shonibare CBE RA Diadumenos, 2019 Fibreglass sculpture, hand-painted with Dutch wax pattern, bespoke hand-coloured globe, gold leaf and steel base plate
134 x 67.5 x 33.5 cm
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She is heavy by Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum contemporary artwork works on paper, drawing
Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum She is heavy, 2008 Graphite on paper
96.5 x 127 cm
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The Butchers by Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, sculpture, drawing
Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum The Butchers, 2022 Pencil and oil on wood panels
76.2 x 152.4 x 4.1 cm
Galerie Lelong & Co. New York Request Price & Availability
Front Room by Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum contemporary artwork painting, works on paper, drawing
Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum Front Room, 2022 Oil and pencil on linen
200 x 220 cm
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Galerie Lelong & Co. New York
Brown Fish; His Voice by Mounira Al Solh contemporary artwork painting, works on paper
Mounira Al Solh Brown Fish; His Voice, 2022 Oil on canvas
206 x 183 cm
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Zeno X Gallery
Wanted, Blind, Beloved, in Jail and on the Water by Mounira Al Solh contemporary artwork painting
Mounira Al Solh Wanted, Blind, Beloved, in Jail and on the Water, 2022 Ink, gouache, watercolour, collage, pencil and pen on paper
59.2 x 41.8 cm
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Zeno X Gallery
The Domba Dance by Mary Sibande contemporary artwork sculpture
Mary Sibande The Domba Dance, 2019 Life-size fibreglass, bronze, cotton fabric, fibreglass and silicone
400 x 250 x 300 cm
Kavi Gupta Request Price & Availability
Turn, Turn, Turn, Turn by Mary Sibande contemporary artwork photography, print
Mary Sibande Turn, Turn, Turn, Turn, 2019 Inkjet on Hahnemühle Photo Rag, Daisec mount
200 x 135.9 cm
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Measuring Beauty by Semsar Siahaan contemporary artwork painting
Semsar Siahaan Measuring Beauty, 1999-2002 Oil on Canvas
144.5 x 158.5 cm
Gajah Gallery Request Price & Availability
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