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Sudanese songwriter Abazar Hamid at Jiwar. Collaboration with the PEN.

Sudanese songwriter Abazar Hamid at Jiwar. Collaboration with the PEN.

Sudanese songwriter Abazar Hamid, hosted by one of the European cities that are part of the ICORN network promoted by the PEN, has made a short residence at Jiwar invited by PEN Català. Video of BTV.
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Sarada Rauch, artist in residence

Sarada Rauch, artist in residence

Sarada Rauch     Sarada Rauch is an artist, poet and musician born in Los Angeles and based in Brooklyn. Her work reenacts popular media and intimate memory, collapsing them into each other to explore the construction of histories and Otherness. How are histories constructed, hidden, stolen and embraced? Sarada’s own background is a microcosm...
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Presentation of Anastasia Akhvlediani's work in Patara centre.

Presentation of Anastasia Akhvlediani’s work in Patara centre.

The Georgian artist Anastasia Akhvlediani, artist in residence in Jiwar thanks to the exchange between Jiwar and the VADS (Visual Arts and Design School de la Free University of Tbilissi) presents her work in the independant space Patara, in Gràcia. With the music of Bella Hang (hang) and Freak slug (electric guitar).  
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Josefina Rozenwasser, musician and singer

Josefina Rozenwasser, musician and singer

Josefina Rozenwasser, artist in residence Josefina Rozenwasser is a Singer and Composer born in 1986 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She has toured Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, the United States, China and Korea. In 2016, she did an artistic residency at the Swatch Art Peace Hotel (Shanghai, China), where she completed the first album of her project...
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Motoko Honda, musician

Motoko Honda, musician

ARTIST STATEMENT of MOTOKO HONDA, ARTIST IN RESIDENCE (Japan/US) “I believe the music is a life itself, often unpredictable and surprising, and I try to let it breath and discover its own course.  For me, the sound, often people call it “music” is an art which transcend us as human beings, bringing universal and ageless...
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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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