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Amado Alfadni, presentation in Vila de Gràcia library

Amado Alfadni, presentation in Vila de Gràcia library

Wednesday 14th December. At 7 pm. Biblioteca Vila de Gràcia. Carrer del Torrent de l’Olla, 104 Amado Alfadni takes part of the 4th edition of Jiwar project Making neighbourhood called “Altered alterities” “I am an Egyptian-born Sudanese artist. My childhood was marked by two environments: the Cairene street and the Sudanese home. The relationship, and...
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Tell us the extraordinary traditional characters of your culture!

Tell us the extraordinary traditional characters of your culture!

  AMADO ALFADNI’S PROJECT   WE ARE LOOKING FOR PEOPLE WHO CAN EXPLAIN TO US THE HISTORY OF THE EXTRAORDINARY CHARACTERS OF THE TRADITIONAL STORIES OF THEIR CULTURE. “My name is Amado Alfadni and I am a Sudanese artist living in Egypt. My project has been chosen by Jiwar Creation and Society in the call...
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Mohamed Rabiei. Iraqi multidisciplinary artist.

Mohamed Rabiei. Iraqi multidisciplinary artist.

  Artist statement:    Rehearse on rehearsal his practice-based research investigates the parameters of proposal versus object, the mechanics of language and the ambiguity of meaning and perceiving. Mohamed works with a wide range of medium; drawing, painting, sculpture, installation, performance, video and photography; as ‘a sort of discursive argument.’ he presents a distinct, poetic...
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Julia Salgueiro. Brazilian visual artist.

Julia Salgueiro. Brazilian visual artist.

Biography My interest in art emerged as a child, while exploring, creating and studying at the Municipal School of Artistic Initiation (EMIA), Brazil. In 2007 I finished my studies in Fine Arts at the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP), where I specialized in engraving and drawing in metal. After university I worked in my own workshop...
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Amado Alfadni. Egyptian-Sudanese artist.

Amado Alfadni. Egyptian-Sudanese artist.

Amado Alfadni has been selected with his project SUPERHEROES for the 4th edition of Making neighbourhood project “Altered alterities”   I am an Egyptian-born Sudanese artist. My childhood was composed of two environments: the Cairene street and the Sudanese home. The relationship, and sometimes tension, between the two strongly influenced my view of both cultures....
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Selected projects. Making neighbourhood_4_Altered alterities

Selected projects. Making neighbourhood_4_Altered alterities

Selected projects. Making neighbourhood_4_ Residencies in November-December 2016 We are glad to announce the selected projects for Making neighbourhood 4td edition Altered alterities. Once again, we are proud to receive applications from around the world, from Baghdad to Sao Paulo, Bilbao and Karachi. LOCAL ARTIST Selected project: Realidades superpuestas-Materialidades resonantes. From Julia Salgueiro. FINALIST: (Ad)tracions....
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New deadline Open Call Making neighbourhood_4_"Altered Alterities"

New deadline Open Call Making neighbourhood_4_”Altered Alterities”

Making neighbourhood_4_Altered Alterities New deadline: 17th July, 2016 Due to problems with our server we have decided to extend the deadline until the 17th of July . Please send applications to this different email address info@jiwarbarcelona.com Results: August 1st, 2016 Open Call without restrictions of age and/or nationality Open to all the disciplines Residency from the 14th...
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Deema Shahin: "If it was managed by women, the world would be more compassionate"

Deema Shahin: “If it was managed by women, the world would be more compassionate”

Deema Shahin at el Periódico: If it was managed by women, the world would be more compassionate The resident artist, participating at theMaking neighbourhood project (the exhibition of which can be visited until the beginning of january), was interviewed by the catalan press las saturday (in spanish): http://www.elperiodico.cat/es/noticias/societat/deema-shahin-gestionessin-mares-mon-seria-mes-compassiu-4764095
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Inauguration of the exhibition Making neighbourhood 3 - HOME

Inauguration of the exhibition Making neighbourhood 3 – HOME

Tuesday 22nd of December 19 h – OAC Gràcia District (Plaça de la Vila, 2)   After 6 weeks of research, work, collaborations and participative workshops, the artists Israel de la Paz (Mexico), Esther Belvis Pons (BCN) and Deema Shahin (Jordan) present their creative process at the OAC Vila de Gràcia. “What is my home?”...
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(Catala) Què és casa meva? Tres anys construint veïnatges

(Catala) Què és casa meva? Tres anys construint veïnatges

Wat is my home? Three years making neighbourhood ARTICLE AT NÚVOL (in catalan) The Catalan cultural press talks about our project. So thankful!
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