Item Archive: freedom of speech

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Open letter: human rights and culture groups call for release of Mustafa Gamal

8 May 2020 We, the undersigned, call for the immediate release of Mustafa Gamal from prison in Egypt. His imprisonment in pre-trial detention is an egregious instance of the Egyptian government’s continuing crackdown on freedom of expression, in violation of … Continue reading

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BREAKING NEWS! Fatoş İrwen has been released from Turkish prison!

2 March 2020 BREAKING NEWS Fatoş İrwen has been released from Turkish prison!! Congratulations! Welcome back! ——– Artists at Risk (AR) has long been advocating for the release and just treatment of Fatoş İrwen (bio page).  Since 2016, İrwen faced … Continue reading

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AR PAVILION HELSINKI – MASS MEMORY MACHINES

1 November – 15 December 2019 Galleria Rankka – Eerikinkatu 36, 00180 Helsinki Artists: Babi Badalov, Damian Le Bas, Delaine Le Bas, CABOCO (Benjamin Abras / Nástio Mosquito / Junior Fernadez), Chto Delat, Lusine Djanyan and Aleksey Knedlyakovsky, Juan-Pedro Fabra … Continue reading

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Saddam Jumaily welcomed to new AR-ICORN Residency in Helsinki

Saddam Jumaily and Kholod Hawash are currently in the final month of their AR-Residency at AR-Saari/Saastamoinen Residency. Following this, they will continue their long-term AR-ICORN Residency for the rest of 2019 at AR-Safe Haven Helsinki. Jumaily is a renowned Iraqi … Continue reading

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Welcoming Kholod Hawash to the new AR-ICORN Residency

Kholod Hawash (Iraq) is starting the second part of her Artists at Risk (AR) residency with partner Saddam Jumaily as the first AR-ICORN Safe Haven Helsinki Residents. The residency is curated by Perpetual Mobile (PM) and co-hosted with HIAP. Kholod Hawash … Continue reading

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Bio Fatoş İrwen

See Artists at Risk (AR)’s Campaign for the release and just treatment of Fatoş İrwen Related: Fatoş İrwen was a participant in: The AR Pavilion Berlin: Mutatis Mutandis Documentation: The Artists at Risk (AR) Pavilion Berlin: Mutatis Mutandis AR PAVILION … Continue reading

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AR Resident – Kholod Hawash

Related: Welcoming Kholod Hawash to AR Saari Residence/Saastamoinen Residency Welcoming Kholod Hawash to the new AR-ICORN Residency Participation in AR PAVILION HELSINKI – MASS MEMORY MACHINES Kholod Hawash is a self taught textile artist Born in Albasra, Iraq, in 1977. … Continue reading

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Welcoming Kholod Hawash to AR Saari Residence/Saastamoinen Residency

We are pleased to welcome Kholod Hawash, accomplished Iraqi textile artist, who joins us as Artists at Risk (AR) Safe Haven resident with her husband, Saddam Jumaily. The couple’s first stop will be the Saaren kartano – Saari residence, funded … Continue reading

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Welcoming Saddam Jumaily to AR Saari Residence/Saastamoinen Residency

We are pleased to welcome Saddam Jumaily, renowned Iraqi painter, writer, and graphic artist, as an Artists at Risk (AR) Safe Haven Resident. It has been almost two years that we have been working to achieve this reprieve from highly precarious … Continue reading

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AR Resident – Saddam Jumaily

Related: Welcoming Saddam Jumaily to AR Saari Residence/Saastamoinen Residency Saddam Jumaily welcomed to new AR-ICORN Residency in Helsinki Event: Panel talk at the World Village Festival—Saddam Jumaily and AR Co-founders Saddam Jumaily: PM MOBILE Talk at Galleria Rankka Participation in … Continue reading

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