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Mounir Fatmi1970-

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The Lost Springs (Exhibition view of The Future of A Promise, 54th Venice Biennial, Venice, 2011)
title: The Lost Springs (Exhibition view of The Future of A Promise, 54th Venice Biennial, Venice, 2011)
size: 300 x 405 x 40 cm
medium: 3 brooms of 3 meters, 22 flags of the Arab League
Save Manhattan 03
title: Save Manhattan 03
size: 500 x 250 x 100 cm
medium: Sound architecture, speakers, sound system, soundtrack, light and shadow
Defense 01
title: Defense 01
size: 80 x 80 cm
medium: steel
Cuts
title: Cuts
size: 75 cm and 90 cm
medium: saw blades
Between the lines
title: Between the lines
size: φ150 cm
medium: saw blade in steel
The Paradox
title: The Paradox
size: 75 x 100 x 116 cm
medium: Machine in steel, arabic calligraphy, engine
Kissing Circles , Bas-Relief
title: Kissing Circles , Bas-Relief
size: 80 x 60 x 5 cm
medium: coaxial antenna cables, staples
The Blackboard, version 01
title: The Blackboard, version 01
size: 377 x 96 x 152 cm
medium: 
blackboards, chalks, brushes, luminescent tubes
The Death of the Straight Line (26)
title: The Death of the Straight Line (26)
size: 140 x 250 cm
medium: steel
Mixology
title: Mixology
medium: vidéo (11 min 04, HD, color, stéréo)
Deconstruction Structure N°1
title: Deconstruction Structure N°1
medium: structure in steel, video, typewriter, hammers, A4 typed sheets
The song of the children all Gone (Setouchi Triennale2016)
title: The song of the children all Gone (Setouchi Triennale2016)
medium: pigment print on Fine art
Sleep
title: Sleep
medium: Vidéo (6 hours, HD, B&W, stéré)
In the absence of evidence to the contrary
title: In the absence of evidence to the contrary
size: variable size
medium: fluorescent tubes
Mehr Licht (More Light)
title: Mehr Licht (More Light)
size: variable size
medium: copy machines, neon lights
Roots
title: Roots
size: 120 x 65 cm each
medium: triptych, coaxial antenna cable and staples
Rosary
title: Rosary
size: various size
medium: coaxial antenna cable, aluminium pipes
Whitout History
title: Whitout History
size: variable-size
medium: jumping poles, exerpts from the Art of War
Calligraphy of Fire
title: Calligraphy of Fire
size: 42 x 48 x 48 cm
medium: steel, clamps
Without History
title: Without History
medium: print on baryte paper

  • The Lost Springs (2011年第54回 ヴェネチアビエンナーレ The Future of A Promise での展示の様子)
  • Save Manhattan 03
  • Defense 01
  • Cuts
  • Between the lines
  • The Paradox
  • Kissing Circles , Bas-Relief
  • The Blackboard, version 01
  • The Death of the Straight Line (26)
  • Mixology
  • Deconstruction Structure N°1
  • 過ぎ去った子供達の歌 (瀬戸内国際芸術祭2016発表)
  • Sleep
  • In the absence of evidence to the contrary
  • Mehr Licht (More Light)
  • Roots
  • Rosary
  • Whitout History
  • Calligraphy of Fire
  • Without History

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Mounir Fatmi1970-

His work deals with the desecration of religious objects, deconstruction and the end of dogmas and ideologies. He is particularly interested in the idea of death of the subject of consumption.

Biography
1970 born in Tangier, Morocco
lives and works in Paris and Tangier
1987 Scola libera del Nudo, Academy of Fine Arts, Rome
1990 School of Fine Arts, Casablanca
2006 - 2007 Rijksakademie, Amsterdam
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Solo Exhibitions
2016 Depth of Field, Labanque, Béthune
Darkening Process, The Marrakech Museum for Photography and Visual Arts, Marrakech, Morocco
2015 History is not mine, Metavilla, Bordeaux
Permanent Exiles, MAMCO, Geneva
Art et Patrimoine: C'est encore la nuit, Prison Qara - Institut Français de Meknès, Morroco
Modern Times, Miami Beach Urban Studios Gallery - Florida International University, Miami Beach
Constructing Illusion, Analix Forever, Geneva
2014 Walking on the light, CCC - Centre de Création Contemporaine, Tours
Light & Fire, ADN Galeria, Barcelona
Art of War, ADN Platform, Sant Cugat del Vallès
They were blind, they only saw images, Galerie Yvon Lambert, Paris
The Kissing Circles, Analix Forever, Geneva
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Group Exhibitions
2016 Fundamental, 5th Mediations Biennale 2016, Poznan
Setouchi Triennale 2016, Awashima Community Area, Japan
Al-tiba9, Bardo National Museum, Algiers
Utopies, Espoirs, Colères, L'Été Photographique de Lectoure, Lectoure
Nothing but blue skies. Arles 2016 - Les Rencontres de la photographie, Arles
Expérience sonore, Musée d'Art Moderne de Troyes, Troyes
Dark Chapters, Rotor, Graz
3AJEL, Le Temps Réel, Talan, Tunis
Lady Dior As Seen By, Langen Foundation, Neuss
En garde, l’art s’engage !, Musée Bartholdi, Colmar
Le temps de l'audace et de l'engagement - De leur temps (5), Institut d’Art Contemporain, Villeurbanne
Looking at the World Around You. Contemporary Works from Qatar Museums, Santander Art Gallery, Madrid
Le Sens de la Peine, La Terrasse, Nanterre
Merchant of Dreams, Brandts & Viborg Kunsthal, Odense & Viborg, Denmark


2015 I Love You, Fondazione VIDEOINSIGHT, Turin, Italy
Unprotected Zone, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, Israel
Le monde selon..., FRAC Franche Comté , Besançon
Les Fragments de l'Amour, CAC La Traverse, Alfortville
Memory & Oblivion, Station, Beirut
Art et Prison - We only exist when we create, Contemporary Istanbul, Istanbul
Between the Pessimism of the Intellect and the Optimism of the Will, 5th Thessaloniki Biennale, Thessaloniki
The Migrant (Moving) Image, A Tale of a Tub, Rotterdam
Street Culture, Ecole Municipale des Beaux-Arts de Châteauroux, Châteauroux
Tolerance, The 2nd International Bodrum Biennial, Bodrum
Créer c'est résister, Bibliothèque Municipale de Lyon, Lyon
Jameel Prize 3, The National Library, Singapore
Global Control and Censorship, ZKM, Karlsruhe
Je me souviens, La Traverse - centre d'art contemporain d'Alfortville, Alfortville
Seins à Dessein, Espace Arlaud, Lausanne
Who said tomorrow doesn't exist?, 1st Trio Biennial, Rio de Janeiro
A REPUBLIC OF ART, Stedelijk Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven
Summertime... and the living is easy, Geukens & De Vil, Knokke-Heist
Le Point de Fuite de l'Histoire, Festival Photographique de Lectoure, Lectoure, France
Face 2 Face, Festival A-Part, Les Baux-de-Provence
Handle with Care, Ostrale '15, Dresden
Diverse works: Director's Choice, 1997-2015, The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn
Jameel Prize 3, Sharjah Museum, Sharjah
Fotofest 2014: Views from the inside, ADMAF, Abu Dhabi
Passages, parages; visages, paysages, Musée Bank Al-Maghrib, Rabat
Je me souviens du génocide arménien, Galerie Sobering, Paris
Africa and its shadow, Marta Massaioli Arte Contemporanea, Fabriano
You love me, you love me not, Galeria Municipal do Porto, Porto
Traces of the Future, MMP+, The Marrakech Museum for Photography and Visual Arts, Marrakech
Test Exposure, 16th International Media Art Biennial WRO, Wroclaw
FOMO, Fear Of Missing Out - Sextant &+, La Friche Belle de Mai, Marseille
Detras del Muro, Collateral project to the 12th Havana Biennial, La Havana
All the World's a mosque, Théâtre de Carthage - Kamel Lazaar Foundation, Tunis
Corps recomposés. Greffe et art contemporain, Le Scriptorial d'Avranches, Avranches
Elogio de la fatiga, Fabra i Coats, Barcelona
HIWAR - inaugural exhibition, AMOCA, the Arab Museum of Contemporary Art, Sakhnin
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The Lost Springs (2011年第54回 ヴェネチアビエンナーレ The Future of A Promise での展示の様子)
title: The Lost Springs (Exhibition view of The Future of A Promise, 54th Venice Biennial, Venice, 2011)
size: 300 x 405 x 40 cm
medium: 3 brooms of 3 meters, 22 flags of the Arab League
Save Manhattan 03
title: Save Manhattan 03
size: 500 x 250 x 100 cm
medium: Sound architecture, speakers, sound system, soundtrack, light and shadow
Defense 01
title: Defense 01
size: 80 x 80 cm
medium: steel
Cuts
title: Cuts
size: 75 cm and 90 cm
medium: saw blades
Between the lines
title: Between the lines
size: φ150 cm
medium: saw blade in steel
The Paradox
title: The Paradox
size: 75 x 100 x 116 cm
medium: Machine in steel, arabic calligraphy, engine
Kissing Circles , Bas-Relief
title: Kissing Circles , Bas-Relief
size: 80 x 60 x 5 cm
medium: coaxial antenna cables, staples
The Blackboard, version 01
title: The Blackboard, version 01
size: 377 x 96 x 152 cm
medium: 
blackboards, chalks, brushes, luminescent tubes
The Death of the Straight Line (26)
title: The Death of the Straight Line (26)
size: 140 x 250 cm
medium: steel
Mixology
title: Mixology
medium: vidéo (11 min 04, HD, color, stéréo)
Deconstruction Structure N°1
title: Deconstruction Structure N°1
medium: structure in steel, video, typewriter, hammers, A4 typed sheets
過ぎ去った子供達の歌 (瀬戸内国際芸術祭2016発表)
title: The song of the children all Gone (Setouchi Triennale2016)
medium: pigment print on Fine art
Sleep
title: Sleep
medium: Vidéo (6 hours, HD, B&W, stéré)
In the absence of evidence to the contrary
title: In the absence of evidence to the contrary
size: variable size
medium: fluorescent tubes
Mehr Licht (More Light)
title: Mehr Licht (More Light)
size: variable size
medium: copy machines, neon lights
Roots
title: Roots
size: 120 x 65 cm each
medium: triptych, coaxial antenna cable and staples
Rosary
title: Rosary
size: various size
medium: coaxial antenna cable, aluminium pipes
Whitout History
title: Whitout History
size: variable-size
medium: jumping poles, exerpts from the Art of War
Calligraphy of Fire
title: Calligraphy of Fire
size: 42 x 48 x 48 cm
medium: steel, clamps
Without History
title: Without History
medium: print on baryte paper

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