MASS Alexandria ماس الاسكندرية
Thursday 1st — Sunday 4th October, 2020
Wednesday 7th — Saturday 11th October, 2020
The video works are from the 2018/2019 MASS Alexandria’s Independent Studio and Study Programme. Video works by artists: Mahmoud Tareq, Mohamed Al Bakeri, Mohamed Adel Dessouki, Esraa Elfeky, Rania Atef, Soukaina Joual, Tasneem Gad.
MASS Alexandria offers short programmes to supplement existing art education. It focuses on nurturing conceptual and critical thinking towards artistic production. MASS Alexandria is the manifestation of Alexandria-based artist Wael Shawky‘s aspiration to create an independent, non-profit space for art practice, learning, opportunities and new encounters in the East Alexandrian neighborhood of Miami.
Recent programmes include: MASS Alexandria’s 2018/19 Independent Studio and Study Programme, the roaming platform for curatorial research Qayyem (2019) and the NAC-MASS Residency Exchange Programme (2018). Previous programmes are MASS Alexandria’s The Garden of Forking Paths Summer School (2018) at Manifesta 12 5x5x5 in Palermo, Reality Would Have to Begin. Speaking About Farocki (2017) at Farocki Now. A Temporary Academy in Berlin, MASS Alexandria’s Independent Studio and Study Programme 1-4 in Alexandria and the Cairo Seminar as part of dOCUMENTA 13 (2012).
Cheshire St, Parnell Station