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The 6th Marrakech Biennale Thinks Beyond the "New" with a Critical Look at the Present

by Nadja Sayej
Usually, art world press conferences avoid politics, but for the opening of the 6th Marrakech Biennale, events like the Syrian refugee crisis were used as a starting point to introduce the exhibition, which kicked off February 23 featuring 50 artists across several venues of the ancient city. “Art brings together people, not tears them apart,” said the Palestinian curator Reem Fadda, who is the Associate Curator of Middle Eastern Art for the Abu Dhabi Guggenheim. In her selection of artists... [more]
Posted by Nadja Sayej on 3/4/16
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