installation view Kunstverein in Hamburg
Foto Fred Dott

Born in Ashqout, Lebanon 

The American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon. Department of Architecture and Planning 

The Cooper Union, New York, USA. Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture 

University of California, San Diego, USA. Visual Arts Department 


Selected Solo Exhibitions



BRUCHSTÜCKE/FRAGMENTS, Kunstverein in Hamburg, Hamburg
HEADS UP! MUST HIGH! AND HUMOR HIGH! , Daad gallery, Berlin
Ah, my beautiful Venus!, Witte de With Contemporary Art

La Mano De Dios , Museo Marino Marini, Florence

ONLY GODS NEVERTHE , Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Hamburg

Here Today Gone Tomorrow , Trouw Amsterdam, Amsterdam

The Shortest Distance Between Two Points , Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut


Selected Group Exhibitions


Waiting. Between power and possibility, Kunsthalle Hamburg
The restless earth, La Triennale di Milano, Fondazione Nicola Trussardi, Milano
A Good Neighbour, 15th Istanbul Biennial, Istanbul

Not New Now , Marrakech Biennale 6, Marrakech
"... a world still" , Kunsthaus Hamburg
Wanderlust , Highline, New York

The Past, The Present, The Possible , Sharjah Biennial 12, Sharjah
Gallery 3010 , Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut
New Skin , AISHTI Foundation, Beirut

Nouveau Festival 5 , Center Pompidou, Paris
This is the Time. This is the record of the time , SMBA, Amsterdam

Future Generation Art Prize , Collateral Events, 55th Venice Biennial, Venice
Homeworks 6 , Ashkal Alwan, Beirut
Durub Al Tawaya , Performance Program, Abu Dhabi Art, SAU
HIWAR , Darat al Funun - The Khalid Shoman Foundation, Amman

The Future Generation Art Prize , Pinchuk Art Center, Kiev
Cross-Time Stories: Global subjectivities After 1989 , Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery, Columbia University, New York
The Ungovernables , New Museum, New York

Plot for a Biennial , 10 th Sharjah Biennial, Sharjah

Noise , Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut
Homeworks 5 , Beirut Art Center, Beirut

Art Now in Lebanon , Darat al Funun, Amman

 Km.1121 - Km. 1213 , Center for Architecture, New York

 MOVING HOME (S) , Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut




Abraaj Group Art Prize

Jury Prize, Pinchuk Art Center Future Generation Art Prize 

 Sharjah Biennial Artist Prize, joint winner