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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). Kholod Hawash is a self-taught textile … Continue reading

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AR Resident – Kholod Hawash

Kholod Hawash is a self-taught textile artist, born in Albasra, Iraq, in 1977. Her work is inspired by the heritage and archeological landscapes of the region she is from. Its bold symbols and forms convey strong local narratives. Due to … Continue reading

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Welcoming Kholod Hawash to AR Saari Residence/Saastamoinen Residency

We are pleased to welcome Kholod Hawash, an accomplished Iraqi textile artist, who joins us as an Artists at Risk (AR) Safe Haven resident with her husband, Saddam Jumaily. The couple’s first stop will be the Saaren kartano – Saari … 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. We have been working to achieve this reprieve in Amman from highly precarious circumstances for almost two years … Continue reading

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AR Resident – Saddam Jumaily

  Saddam Jumaily (born Saddam Al Saeedi in Basra, Iraq, 1974) is a painter and sculptor with a significant following in his country, where he is known for works that use symbolism to deal with memory and nostalgia. From 1999-2000 … Continue reading

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Documentation: Tito Valery’s TALK at ViCCA, Aalto University

Bio page: Tito Valery Tito Valery, Artists at Risk (AR) Resident at AR-Safe Haven Helsinki was invited to give a lecture at the Visual Cultures, Curating and Contemporary Art (ViCCA) transdisciplinary Masters Degree Programme at Aalto University School of Arts, Design and … Continue reading

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Documentation: The Artists at Risk (AR) Pavilion – Berlin: mutatis mutandis

Artists and Concept of The Artists at Risk (AR) Pavilion – Berlin: mutatis mutandis The exhibition runs through 18.10.2018. Wed-Sat 14.00 – 18.00.                        

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The AR PAVILION-BERLIN: mutatis mutandis

The ARTISTS at RISK (AR) PAVILION: mutatis mutandis At the Aufbau Haus am Moritzplatz, Berlin. See DOCUMENTATION / INSTALLATION shots here Artists: Babi Badalov (Lerik, AZ/Paris, FR) Chto Delat (St. Petersburg, RU) Lusine Djanyan and Alexey Knedlyakovsky (Sweden / Moscow, … Continue reading

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PRESS: SVENSKA YLE INTERVIEW WITH AR-SAFE HAVEN HELSINKI ARTIST SHEIKO RETO

PRESS TEXT Source: Svenska Yle   Förtryckta politiska konstnärer kan andas ut på Sveaborg PUBLICERAD 12.12.2017 – 21:15. Hbtq-aktivisten Sheiko Reto har bott i Finland i snart två år. Kylan har inte blivit hennes vän. Bild: Yle / Eva Lamppu HELSINGFORS … Continue reading

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