Samah Hijawi

Samah Hijawi is beeldend kunstenaar en curator van Palestijnse afkomst. Haar werk behandelt thema’s als trauma en dislocatie in het Midden-Oosten. Haar werk werd onder andere getoond in o.a. het MoMa (New York), Haus Der Kulturen Welt (Berlijn) en het Beirut Art Center. Hijawi is ook onderzoekster aan de ULB. 

Met de steun van nomadisch kunstencentrum Moussem produceert Samah ‘Chicken Scribbles and the Dove that Looks like a Frog’ (2017), ‘Reflections on the failure of the letter H(EITCH)’ (2018) en ‘Godefroid: The Bastard Son of Antar Bin-Shaddad’ (2019). In Vooruit kwam Hijawi, samen met Mirna Bamieh, vertellen over hun gezamenlijk project ‘Kitchen / Table’.

At Vooruit


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