Sha’ba’kah Project

Published 2019 as an art project in collaboration with Emarati-based Saudi artist Ayman Zedani launched at FOCAL POINT, Sharjah, UAE’s annual book fair. The process for the artist book included gathering stories, ideas, theories, and questions with the aim of creating an object that promotes and celebrates nomadic research patterns and indigenous peoples' stories by creating counter-hegemonic and non-Western-centric narratives.

Technology is not the Silver Bullet Part II

Published on Voices in Contemporary Art, a platform for generating critical dialogue and interdisciplinary programming around the preservation, presentation, and research of contemporary art.

Technology is not the Silver Bullet Part I

Published on Voices in Contemporary Art, a platform for generating critical dialogue and interdisciplinary programming around the preservation, presentation, and research of contemporary art.

Don’t Forget the Women Who Forged Saudi Arabia’s Art Scene

Published on Artsy, an online platform designed to draw connections and map relationships among works of art.

Vibrant Art Scene Inspires Cooperation, Competition in the Gulf

Published on Middle East Institute, a non-partisan think tank and cultural center in Washington, D.C. exploring cross-regional economic, political, security, and social/cultural interactions and their implications

Tem

An art book produced in collaboration with Container Publishing, featuring a box containing 21 origami ‘gemstones’ representing pre-Islamic deities from the Arabian peninsula and the poetry collection.

Arguing Semantics:  What Exactly in Arab Art?

Published on Middle East Institute, a non-partisan think tank and cultural center in Washington, D.C. exploring cross-regional economic, political, security, and social/cultural interactions and their implications

On Technology and Curating

Published on Voices in Contemporary Art, a platform for generating critical dialogue and interdisciplinary programming around the preservation, presentation, and research of contemporary art.

Watch That Man: Khansa: gyrating, voguing, subverting gender norms

Published on REORIENT, a magazine focusing on contemporary Middle Eastern arts and culture.

Digitalizing Social Change through Cultural Institutions in Saudi Arabia

Commissioned chapter published in Future Imperfect: Contemporary Art Practices and Cultural Institutions in the Middle East (2016), a publication focusing on contemporary visual culture in North Africa and the Middle East from Ibraaz Publishing.

Art in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Published on ArtAsiaPacific, the longest running English-language periodical dedicated to covering contemporary art and culture from Asia, the Pacific, and the Middle East.

Art Review: Dissecting the Miracle

Published on Destination Riyahd, a lifestyle magazine published in Saudi Arabia 

Art Review: Marwah AlMugait ‘Sigh’ Exhibition

Published on Destination Riyahd, a lifestyle magazine published in Saudi Arabia 

Cultural Trauma and Collective Memory: Algeria and Lebanon

Published in Vol 17, No. 64 of Al Jadid Magazine, an outlet dedicated to Arab culture and arts and publishes essays and features, books, art reviews, films, interviews, fiction, and poetry.

Elections and Instability in Algeria

Published on Foreign Policy in Focus, a project of the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, DC which describes itself as a "Think Tank Without Walls" of writers, scholars, academics, artists and activists

Powder in the Eyes of Algeria

Published on Foreign Policy in Focus, a project of the Institute for Policy Studies in Washington, DC which describes itself as a "Think Tank Without Walls" of writers, scholars, academics, artists and activists

US Repeats Mistakes Twice in Libya

Published in The American Prospect, a quarterly American political magazine dedicated to American liberalism and progressivism

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