'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum

Curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Natalie Bell, Gary Carrion-Murayari, Helga Christoffersen, and Margot Norton

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GCC (est. 2013 Dubai; live in New York, London, Kuwait City, Beirut, and Dubai), Nanu Al-Hamad (b. 1987 Kuwait City); Khalid Al Gharaballi (b. 1981 Kuwait City); Abdullah Al-Mutairi (b. 1990 Kuwait City); Fatima Al Qadiri (b. 1981 Dakar); Monira Al Qadiri (b. 1983 Dakar); Aziz Al Qatami (b. 1979 Kuwait City); Barrak Alzaid (b. 1985 Kuwait City); Amal Khalaf (b. 1982 Singapore), The One and Only Madinat New Museum Royal Mirage, 2014, Wallpaper and sound installation, Dimensions variable, Courtesy the artists. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for GCC (est. 2013 Dubai; live in New York, London, Kuwait City, Beirut, and Dubai), Nanu Al-Hamad (b. 1987 Kuwait City); Khalid Al Gharaballi (b. 1981 Kuwait City); Abdullah Al-Mutairi (b. 1990 Kuwait City); Fatima Al Qadiri (b. 1981 Dakar); Monira Al Qadiri (b. 1983 Dakar); Aziz Al Qatami (b. 1979 Kuwait City); Barrak Alzaid (b. 1985 Kuwait City); Amal Khalaf (b. 1982 Singapore), The One and Only Madinat New Museum Royal Mirage, 2014, Wallpaper and sound installation, Dimensions variable, Courtesy the artists. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley
GCC (est. 2013 Dubai; live in New York, London, Kuwait City, Beirut, and Dubai), Nanu Al-Hamad (b. 1987 Kuwait City); Khalid Al Gharaballi (b. 1981 Kuwait City); Abdullah Al-Mutairi (b. 1990 Kuwait City); Fatima Al Qadiri (b. 1981 Dakar); Monira Al Qadiri (b. 1983 Dakar); Aziz Al Qatami (b. 1979 Kuwait City); Barrak Alzaid (b. 1985 Kuwait City); Amal Khalaf (b. 1982 Singapore), The One and Only Madinat New Museum Royal Mirage, 2014, Wallpaper and sound installation, Dimensions variable, Courtesy the artists. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


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Installation view of 'Here and Elsewhere' at the New Museum, 2014. Courtesy New Museum, New York. Photo: Benoit Pailley


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Basma Alsharif, We Began By Measuring Distance, 2009 (still). Video, color, sound; 19 min. Courtesy Galerie Imane Fares, Paris
Basma Alsharif, We Began By Measuring Distance, 2009 (still). Video, color, sound; 19 min. Courtesy Galerie Imane Fares, Paris


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Ziad Antar, Murr Tower, Wadi Abu Jmil, Built In 1973, from the “Expired” series, 2009. Gelatin silver print, 19 3/4 x 19 3/4 in (50 x 50 cm). Courtesy the artist and Selma Feriani Gallery, London
Ziad Antar, Murr Tower, Wadi Abu Jmil, Built In 1973, from the “Expired” series, 2009. Gelatin silver print, 19 3/4 x 19 3/4 in (50 x 50 cm). Courtesy the artist and Selma Feriani Gallery, London


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Marwa Arsanios, Have You Ever Killed a Bear? Or Becoming Jamila, 2013–14 (still). Video, color, sound; 28 min. Courtesy the artist
Marwa Arsanios, Have You Ever Killed a Bear? Or Becoming Jamila, 2013–14 (still). Video, color, sound; 28 min. Courtesy the artist


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Yto Barrada, N du mot Nation en arabe, Tanger (N of the Nation in Arabic, Tangier), 2003. Chromogenic print, 31 1/2 x 31 1/2 in (80 x 80 cm). Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut/Hamburg
Yto Barrada, N du mot Nation en arabe, Tanger (N of the Nation in Arabic, Tangier), 2003. Chromogenic print, 31 1/2 x 31 1/2 in (80 x 80 cm). Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut/Hamburg


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Anna Boghiguian, Untitled, 2011. Paint and white pencil on paper, 15 3/4 X 11 3/4 in (40 x 30 cm). Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut/Hamburg
Anna Boghiguian, Untitled, 2011. Paint and white pencil on paper, 15 3/4 X 11 3/4 in (40 x 30 cm). Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut/Hamburg


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Fouad Elkoury, Color snapshot, Place des Canons (Beirut 1982), 2014. Digital inkjet print, 15 3/4 x 23 5/8 in (40 x 60 cm). Courtesy the artist, the Third Line, Dubai, and Galerie Tanit, Munich/Beirut
Fouad Elkoury, Color snapshot, Place des Canons (Beirut 1982), 2014. Digital inkjet print, 15 3/4 x 23 5/8 in (40 x 60 cm). Courtesy the artist, the Third Line, Dubai, and Galerie Tanit, Munich/Beirut


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Fakhri El Ghezal, Retour chez Abdelbasset l'encadreur 1, from the “Chokran ya siédété al raiis” series, 2011. Gelatin silver print, 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in (14 x 21 cm). Courtesy the artist
Fakhri El Ghezal, Retour chez Abdelbasset l'encadreur 1, from the “Chokran ya siédété al raiis” series, 2011. Gelatin silver print, 5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in (14 x 21 cm). Courtesy the artist


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Rokni Haerizadeh, Subversive Salami in a Ragged Briefcase, 2014. Gesso, watercolor, and ink on printed paper, 11 3/4 x 15 3/4 in (30 x 40 cm). Courtesy the artist and Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai
Rokni Haerizadeh, Subversive Salami in a Ragged Briefcase, 2014. Gesso, watercolor, and ink on printed paper, 11 3/4 x 15 3/4 in (30 x 40 cm). Courtesy the artist and Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Shuruq Harb, The Keeper, 2011–13 (detail). Installation with video, includes photographs, wires, clips, and street sign, dimensions variable. Installation view: Darat al Funun, Amman. Courtesy the artist. Photo: Bashar Alaeddin
Shuruq Harb, The Keeper, 2011–13 (detail). Installation with video, includes photographs, wires, clips, and street sign, dimensions variable. Installation view: Darat al Funun, Amman. Courtesy the artist. Photo: Bashar Alaeddin


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Wafa Hourani, Qalandia 2087, 2009. Mixed media installation in six parts, sound, 216 x 364 in (550 x 900 cm). Nadour Collection, Düsseldorf. Installation view: Haus der Kunst, Munich. Photo: Wilfried Petzi
Wafa Hourani, Qalandia 2087, 2009. Mixed media installation in six parts, sound, 216 x 364 in (550 x 900 cm). Nadour Collection, Düsseldorf. Installation view: Haus der Kunst, Munich. Photo: Wilfried Petzi


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Ali Jabri, Red Sea, from the “Nasser” series, ca. 1977– 83. Collage, 7 7/8 x 5 3/4 in (20 x 14.8 cm). Courtesy Diala al Jabiri
Ali Jabri, Red Sea, from the “Nasser” series, ca. 1977– 83. Collage, 7 7/8 x 5 3/4 in (20 x 14.8 cm). Courtesy Diala al Jabiri


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Khaled Jarrar, Infiltrators, 2012 (still). Video, color, sound; 70 min. Courtesy the artist. © Khaled Jarrar
Khaled Jarrar, Infiltrators, 2012 (still). Video, color, sound; 70 min. Courtesy the artist. © Khaled Jarrar


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Hiwa K, This Lemon Tastes of Apple, 2011 (still). Video, color, sound; 13:26 min. Courtesy the artist
Hiwa K, This Lemon Tastes of Apple, 2011 (still). Video, color, sound; 13:26 min. Courtesy the artist


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Bouchra Khalili, Mapping Journey #7, from “The Mapping Journey Project,” 2008–11 (still). Video, color, sound; 6 min. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Polaris, Paris
Bouchra Khalili, Mapping Journey #7, from “The Mapping Journey Project,” 2008–11 (still). Video, color, sound; 6 min. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Polaris, Paris


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Ahmed Mater, Leaves Fall in All Seasons, 2013 (still). Video, color, sound; 35:20 min. Courtesy the artist and Athr Gallery, Jeddah
Ahmed Mater, Leaves Fall in All Seasons, 2013 (still). Video, color, sound; 35:20 min. Courtesy the artist and Athr Gallery, Jeddah


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Jamal Penjweny, “Saddam is Here,” 2010. Chromogenic print, 23 5/8 x 31 1/2 in (60 x 80 cm). Courtesy Ruya Foundation for Contemporary Culture in Iraq
Jamal Penjweny, “Saddam is Here,” 2010. Chromogenic print, 23 5/8 x 31 1/2 in (60 x 80 cm). Courtesy Ruya Foundation for Contemporary Culture in Iraq


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Abdullah Al Saadi, Camar Cande’s Journey, 2010–11 (detail). 151 watercolour paintings, video, color, sound; 59:41 min, overall dimensions variable. Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation. Courtesy the artist. Image: Courtesy Sharjah Art Foundation
Abdullah Al Saadi, Camar Cande’s Journey, 2010–11 (detail). 151 watercolour paintings, video, color, sound; 59:41 min, overall dimensions variable. Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation. Courtesy the artist. Image: Courtesy Sharjah Art Foundation


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Hrair Sarkissian, “Execution Squares,” 2008. Archival inkjet print, 23 3/4 x 30 1/2 in (60.5 x 77.4 cm). Courtesy the artist and Kalfayan Galleries, Athens/Thessaloniki
Hrair Sarkissian, “Execution Squares,” 2008. Archival inkjet print, 23 3/4 x 30 1/2 in (60.5 x 77.4 cm). Courtesy the artist and Kalfayan Galleries, Athens/Thessaloniki


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Hassan Sharif, Suspended Objects, 2011. Mixed mediums, 137 3/4 (h) x 63 (d) in (350 [h] x 160 [d] cm) (approx.). Courtesy the artist and Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai
Hassan Sharif, Suspended Objects, 2011. Mixed mediums, 137 3/4 (h) x 63 (d) in (350 [h] x 160 [d] cm) (approx.). Courtesy the artist and Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Wael Shawky, The Cave (Amsterdam), 2005 (still). Video, color, sound; 12:45 min. Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut/Hamburg
Wael Shawky, The Cave (Amsterdam), 2005 (still). Video, color, sound; 12:45 min. Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut/Hamburg


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Mounira Al Solh, Now Eat My Script, 2014 (still). Video, color, sound; 24:50 min. Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut/Hamburg
Mounira Al Solh, Now Eat My Script, 2014 (still). Video, color, sound; 24:50 min. Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut/Hamburg


 in Pictures for 'Here and Elsewhere' at The New Museum. Image for Akram Zaatari, Hashem El Madani—Palestinian resistant, Studio Shehrazade, Saïda, Lebanon, 1970– 72. From “Objects of study/The archive of Shehrazade/Hashem el Madani/Studio practices,” 2006. Gelatin silver print, 11 1/2 x 11 1/2 in (29 x 29 cm). Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut/Hamburg
Akram Zaatari, Hashem El Madani—Palestinian resistant, Studio Shehrazade, Saïda, Lebanon, 1970– 72. From “Objects of study/The archive of Shehrazade/Hashem el Madani/Studio practices,” 2006. Gelatin silver print, 11 1/2 x 11 1/2 in (29 x 29 cm). Courtesy the artist and Sfeir-Semler Gallery, Beirut/Hamburg