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Xabaca artists. Haya Zaatry, Palestinian singer songwriter.

Xabaca artists. Haya Zaatry, Palestinian singer songwriter.

A Palestinian Singer Songwriter and Architect, Co-founder of ElJam, born on the 23 October 1991 in Nazareth, moved at the age of 18 to Haifa where she is currently living. She graduated from the faculty of Architecture and Town Planning in the Technion (B.Arch 2016) with a nomination for the Reiskin Award for Excellence. “Currently...
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Selected artists for XABACA project

Selected artists for XABACA project

After the deliberation of the selection committee around the 142 applications received we are glad to announce the selected artists for the project XABACA Lebanon: Fatima Mortada, visual arts Palestina: Haya Zaatry,  music Morocco: Houda Lakhdar & Sofia Aissaoui, cinema Tunisia: Farah Ben Mansour, illustration   The finalists are: From Lebanon: Yumna Al Arashi, Yara...
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"Wave". Big format shodô with Sachiyo Kaneko, Mireia Zantop & Pavel Amilcar

“Wave”. Big format shodô with Sachiyo Kaneko, Mireia Zantop & Pavel Amilcar

SATURDAY, THE 12th OF MARCH 12h. PLAÇA DEL DIAMANT   WAVE   Darkness.  Deep deep darkness. Look. It is a far ancient time. Listen. You start to hear a pulsing sound. And then… Sachiyo Kaneko, Japanese artist in residence in Jiwar, the musician Pavel Amilcar (Dyvina Misteria) and the artist Mireia Zantop will present a...
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Great success of Abazar Hamid's concert at Jiwar

Great success of Abazar Hamid’s concert at Jiwar

Abazar Hamid’s concert at Jiwar     Nice sensations by the sound of the music and the lyrics of Abazar Hamid in Jiwar, last tuesday. Good vibes with the audience too, looking interested in understanding Darfur’s situation and enjoying as well afterwards with the art of the other resident artists and the wines from Le...
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Abazar Hamid, concert-talk. My story through my songs

Abazar Hamid, concert-talk. My story through my songs

Abazar Hamid, concert-talk Tuesday 16th February, 19.30h Espai Jiwar. C. Astúries 36, Pral. Previous registrations jiwar@jiwarbarcelona.com   The Sudanese musician Abazar Hamid will be for ten days at Jiwar thanks to the collaboration with PEN Català. The artist, taken in asylum by PEN’ International’s ICORN network in Norway, will do a series of presentations under...
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First collaboration with Catalan PEN. Abazar Hamid, musician & writer (Sudan)

First collaboration with Catalan PEN. Abazar Hamid, musician & writer (Sudan)

JIWAR WILL EMBRACE IN RESIDENCY THE SUDANESE MUSICIAN AND COMPOSER ABAZAR HAMID IN COLLABORATION WITH PEN CATALÀ. During some days Jiwar will embrace Abazar Hamid in the framework of a first collaboration with PEN Català. That way, PEN wanted to invite to our city a writer at risk already embraced in another european city, make...
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Artist in residence: Lindsey Kupser (singer and songwriter, US)

Artist in residence: Lindsey Kupser (singer and songwriter, US)

Lindsey Kupser (singer and songwriter, US)   Lindsay Kupser is a Canadian vocalist, songwriter, and performer currently based out of the Vancouver area. She describes her music as “quiet singer-songwriter” and strives to achieve depth through simplicity by utilizing minimalist sounds in order to emphasize her introspective lyrics. She is a graduate of Berklee College...
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Brenar (Bernard Barut), artist in residence

Brenar (Bernard Barut), artist in residence

BRENAR     Swiss painter and composer, Brenar is a new artist in residence. He pushed Jiwar to have a new piano, so we are really thankful. The Swiss media describes him as an entrepreneur and a new technologies veteran become painter, as an uncommon character who looks pessimistic against 21st century’s society. www.brenar.com http://www.brenar.com/pages/press/interwiev.html...
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Presentation projects in residence October

Presentation projects in residence October

Projects in residence presentation and concert of the song writer Eric Dubeau Foto:Ilana Crispi’s work   Wednesday, the 7th of October 7 p.m. Jiwar space. C. Asturias 36, Pral.   Metro Fontana. Artists in residency: Ilana Crispi (U.S.), visual arts Gürçim Yilmaz (Turkey), writing Hanna Baidakova (Poland), photography Eric Dubeau (Canada), song writer And our...
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Artist in residence. Eric Dubeau. Song writer

Artist in residence. Eric Dubeau. Song writer

ERIC DUBEAU. FRENCH CANADIAN SONGWRITER Eric Dubeau has released 3 albums, including Le Temps d’être heureux in the fall of 2014. He has performed in hundreds of venues and festival throughout Canada and as far as Louisiana. The singer-songwriter is based in Ontario, though his songs have reached the charts on radio stations across Canada....
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