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#AlliancesforArtatRisk Participant 3. Ganzeer

Ganzeer is the nom de plume of the graphic designer and artist from Cairo whose street images have come to epitomize the Egyptian Revolution for a global audience (take his stencil of a life-size tank near Tahrir Square, which continues … Continue reading

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#AlliancesforArtatRisk Participant 10. Sara Whyatt

Sara Whyatt is a campaigner and researcher on freedom of artistic expression and human rights. She headed the writers’ association PEN International‘s freedom of expression program for over 20 years, during which time she campaigned for thousands of writers worldwide … Continue reading

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#AlliancesforArtatRisk Participant 11. Satch Hoyt

Born London 1957; resides Berlin Satch Hoyt is a spiritualist, a believer in ritual and retention. A visual artist and a musician, his diverse and multifaceted body of work – whether sculpture, sound installation, painting, musical performance, or musical recording – is united in … Continue reading

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#AlliancesforArtatRisk Participant 8. Qaushiq ‘Q’ Mukherjee

“Q” is an independent artist from India who has written, produced and directed award winning films and visual media such as the web series Taranath Tantrik (2019) and Gandu (2010). He pioneered digital and DSLR filmmaking, and has worked with … Continue reading

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#AlliancesforArtatRisk Participant 5. The Lazours

The Lazours (Daniel Lazour and Patrick Lazour) are brothers and music theatre writers of Lebanese descent. We Live in Cairo, their musical about the 2011 Egyptian Revolution, was directed by Obie Award-winner Taibi Magar for its premiere season at the … Continue reading

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#AlliancesforArtatRisk Participant 9. Ruangrupa (Reza ‘Asung’ Afisina & Farid Rakun)

ruangrupa is a Jakarta-based collective established in 2000. It is a non-profit organization that strives to support the idea of art within urban and cultural context by involving artists and other disciplines such as social sciences, politics, technology, media, etc, to … Continue reading

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#AlliancesforArtatRisk Participant 13. Vivienne Chow

Vivienne Chow is an award-winning journalist from Hong Kong, specialising in arts, culture and cultural politics. She is currently the London Correspondent for Artnet News and a contributor to Variety. Her work has appeared in various media outlets and specialist publications including … Continue reading

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#AlliancesforArtatRisk Participant 12. Timea Junghaus

Timea Junghaus is an art historian, a leader of the Roma cultural and political movement, and a contemporary art curator. She is the executive director of the Berlin-based European Roma Institute for Arts and Culture – the transnational institute for … Continue reading

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“2 x Pussy Riot + ORLAN = Fem-Wise-Dom” at the 210, Paris

2 x Pussy Riot + ORLAN = Fem-Wise-Dom  210 Rue Saint-Denis, Paris Friday, 14 January, 2022 As the crowd thronged through the door of 210 Rue Saint-Denis last Friday in Paris, gradually flooding the ground floor, they were greeted with … Continue reading

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PRESS RELEASE: Artists at Risk (AR) presents: 2 x Pussy Riot + ORLAN = Fem-Wise-Dom

Artists at Risk (AR) presents  2 x Pussy Riot + ORLAN = Fem-Wise-Dom a performance In the context of a day of celebrations at 210 Rue Saint-Denis on 14-15 January This Friday, three feminists icons will come together on a … Continue reading

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