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Walid Raad

The Atlas Group 1989-2004

by Kassandra Nakas

  • 320 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Walther Konig .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art styles: c 1960 -,
  • Individual artists,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Individual Artist,
  • Art / Individual Artist,
  • History - Contemporary (1945- )

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8987438M
    ISBN 103865601456
    ISBN 109783865601452

    Walid Raad: The Atlas Group Volume 2: My Neck Is Thinner Than a Hair. Published by Walther König, Köln. Artwork by Walid Raad. The Atlas Group's ongoing investigation of the uses of 3, car bombs in the Lebanese Wars from to Features photographs of the evidence, taken by journalists, and reproduced front and back. The book highlights two of Walid Raad’s thoughtful and witty artworks. Better be watching the clouds concentrates on the local, regional and international political figures whose faces and names became fixtures in the Lebanese landscape; I want to be able towelcome my father to my house leans on diaries that Raad’s father kept throughout.

    Get this from a library! Walid Raad. [Eva Respini; Finbarr Barry Flood; Walid Raad; Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.),; Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, Mass.),; Museo Jumex,] -- Lebanese artist Walid Raad is an influential voice in art from the Middle East. Published for his first comprehensive exhibition in the US, this catalogue surveys three decades of Raad's practice in.   Based in New York, the Lebaneseborn artist Walid Raad () often deals with the significance of locale in his work, and particularly with how different forms of .

    Walid Raad was born in in Chbanieh, Lebanon, and moved to Beirut as a child. In , at Raad left Lebanon for the US. In , at Raad left Lebanon for the US. He enrolled at the Rochester Institute of Technology to study photography, and earned his PhD in Visual and Cultural Studies from the University of : Walid Raad; Eva Respini; Finbarr Flood. Lebanese artist Walid Raad is an influential voice in art from the Middle East. Published for his first comprehensive exhibition in the US, this catalogue surveys three decades of Raad's practice in photography, video and performance. Beginning with his groundbreaking project The Atlas Group (), to his recent work on the history of art in the Arab world (ongoing), it offers.


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Walid Raad makes elaborate artistic fictions with a wry and whimsical sense of humor delivered in a deadpan style worthy of Borges.

(Christopher Lyon Bookforum) About the Author/5(3). Walid Raad has 12 books on Goodreads with 86 ratings. Walid Raad’s most popular book is Miraculous Beginnings. Books By Walid Raad All Walid Raad: I Might Die Before I Get a Rifle, Hasselblad Award by WALID RAAD Hardcover. $ Only 1 left in stock - order soon.

Walid Raad - Préface à la 3e édition. Paperback. $ More Information Are you an author. Visit Author. Walid Raad’s work explores the line between fact and fiction and the understanding of the institution as the site of liberal truths. Raad’s body of work depicts his ambiguity as an artist.

He uses installations, texts, performances and works on paper to explore the various truths of a story—possible, imaginable, and metaphoric- rather than the stricter measures of truth and : Juliane Debeusscher.

Walid Raad book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Lebanese artist Walid Raad is an influential voice in art from the Middle East/5(1).

Walid Raad book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Walid Raad founded the Atlas Group in to (ostensibly) document the contemp 4/5(2).

Lebanese/American artist Walid Raad has been selected as the 31st winner of the Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography.

The award was presented to Raad in New York on 8 March Each year an exhibition of works by the award winner opens at the Hasselblad Center in Gothenburg and a book is : WALID RAAD. Walid Raad book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Volume three of Raad's series of artist's books includes recent work that focus 4/5(2).

Miraculous Beginnings. London (UK): Whitechapel Books, Scratching on things I could disavow: A history of art in the Arab world _ Part I _ Volume I _ Chapter I. Los Angeles (USA): REDCAT, Between Artists: Silvia Kolbowski and Walid Raad.

New York (USA): A.R.T. Press, Oh God, He Said, Talking to a Tree. Walid Raad is an artist whose works include photography, video, mixed media installations, and performances.

Raad teaches in The Cooper Union in New York (USA), and in Ashkal Alwan's Home Workspace in Beirut (Lebanon).

Under the name of Atlas Group, Raad made a series of books published by Walther König: a sort of imaginary collection of Dr. Fakhouri's found notebooks reports on Lebanon's 15 year civil war. Atlas Group has been included in two Whitney Biennials in New York ( and ), Documenta 11in Kassel, Germany () with the following year his work was included in the Venice Biennale.

Meet the artist Walid Raad in a unique performance. The work interweaves historical, political, economic, cultural and philosophical threads into a narrative that is dizzying, imaginative, and illuminating. ”Kicking the Dead and/or Les Louvres” is a minute performance, held on 23 occasions.

It. Named one of the top 50 Books of by Design Observer and the AIGA. Walid Raad is one of the leading artists of his generation and an influential voice in art from the Middle East.

His works explore historical, political, economic, and aesthetic facts and fictions related to the Lebanese wars and to "Arab" art, and cast doubt on the veracity of photographic and video : $ Walid Raad is the author of Miraculous Beginnings ( avg rating, 4 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Walid Raad ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 revi /5.

Buy the exhibition catalogue. Walid Raad’s biographies are published in the richly illustrated exhibition catalogue. The exhibition catalogue also features an introducing essay by curator Fredrik Liew and an interview with Walid Raad by the art historian María Minera, as well as the artist’s complete manuscript to the performance ”Kicking the Dead and/or Les Louvres”, published for.

Text by Finbarr Barry Flood, Walid Raad. Lebanese artist Walid Raad is an influential voice in art from the Middle East. Published for his first comprehensive exhibition in the US, this catalogue surveys three decades of Raad's practice in photography, video and performance.

The themes that Walid Raad explores are closely connected to his biography. Raad was born in in Chbanieh, Lebanon. He grew up in Beirut during the wars (–) before emigrating to New York, USA, in He studied photography and then earned his Ph.D.

in Visual and Cultural studies. In this introduction we present some background to Raad’s artistic practice. Walid Raad: The Atlas Group Volume 1: The Fakhouri File. Published by Walther König, Köln. Artwork by Walid Raad.

Founded in by artist Walid Raad, The Atlas Group is a fictional archive consisting of lectures, documentaries and installations about Lebanon's civil war. Through this archive, Raad has created an alternative world, one in which conflict is not portrayed as a succession of.

Walid Raad: The Atlas Group Volume 3 Published by Walther König, Köln. Volume three of Raad’s series of artist's books includes recent work that focuses on the Israeli invasion of Lebanon in and on the ammunition trade during Lebanon’s civil war.

WALID RAAD Edited with text by Eva Respini. Text by Finbarr Barry Flood, Walid Raad. THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK ISBN: USD $ |. Miraculous Beginnings (French Edition) (French) Hardcover – October 1, by Raad (Author), Walid Raad (Author) › Visit Amazon's Walid Raad Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? /5(3).Shop the latest titles by Walid Raad at Alibris including hardcovers, paperbacks, 1st editions, and audiobooks from thousands of sellers worldwide.WALID RAAD: POINT D'IRONIE No 48 is in the series published by agnes B.

8 loose pages with text in Arabic and English and images. 16 1/2" x 11 7/8".