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ARTISTS

Lawrence ABU HAMDAN

Born in 1985, Amman, Jordan. 
Lives and works in Beirut, Lebanon. 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2017
  • Maureen Paley, London, United Kingdom
2016
  • “Contra-Diction: Speech Against Itself”, Le Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
2016
  • “Earshot”, Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany
2015
  • “Taqiyya”, Kunsthalle St. Gallen, Switzerland
2015
  • “The All-Hearing”, Laveronica, Arte Contemporanea, Sicily, Italy
2014
  • “Tape Echo”, Van Abbemuseum”, Eindhoven, the Netherlands
2013
  • “Tape Echo”, Beirut in Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
2012
  • “Aural Contract: The Whole Truth”, Casco Utrecht, Utrecht, the Netherlands
2012
  • “Aural Contract: The Freedom of Speech Itself”, the Showroom, London, United Kingdom

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
  • “Sharjah Biennial 13: Tamawuj“, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
2017
  • “Contour Biennale 8 Polyphonic Worlds: Justice as Medium”, Kunstcentrum NONA, Mechelen, Belgium
2017
  • “We Are Everywhere”, Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago, United States
2016
  • “The Eighth Climate (What Does Art Do?)”, Gwangju Biennial, Korea
2016
  • “9th Liverpool Biennial”, United Kingdom
2015
  • “British Art Show 8”, Hayward Gallery and touring, London, United Kingdom
2015
  • “Surround Audience”, New Museum Triennial, New York, United States
2014
  • “10th Shanghai Biennale: Social Factory”, Shanghai, China
2014
  • “Forms of Distancing: Representative Politics and the Politics of Representation”, Sterchicher Herbst Festival, Graz, Austria
2014
  • “Don’t You Know Who I Am? Art After Identity Politics”, MHKA, Antwerp, Belgium
2014
  • “Transfigurations: Curatorial and Artistic Research in an Age of Migrations”, MACBA, Barcelona, Spain
2013
  • “Word. Sound. Power”, Tate Modern, London, United Kingdom
2013
  • “The String and the Mirror”, Lisa Cooley Gallery, New York, United States
2012
  • “Desire Lines”, Espai Cultural de Caja Madrid, Barcelona, Spain
2012
  • “Taipei Biennial”, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan
2012
  • “How Much Fascism?, Extra City Kunsthal”, Antwerp, Belgium