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Current Resident: Sep 1, 2022–Dec 31, 2022

Fire Station - Qatar Museums

Studio #209

Artist

Zainab AlShibani

Zainab AlShibani explores mysticism and folklore through Arabic letter forms and illustrations. She is passionate about creating dream-like visions of life, gender, self, and creative work.

Zainab AlShibani has exhibited work at Cairopolitan, Egypt; VCUQ, Qatar; and MIA, Qatar, among others.

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Studio #210

Artist

George Egerton-Warburton

Utilizing text, sculpture, painting and video, George Egerton-Warburton’s works embrace stylistic dissonance and the syntax of conceptual art. The artist’s practice attempts to investigate the discordance between impulses and behavior shaped by cultural norms.

George Egerton-Warburton has exhibited works at Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne; Shoot the Lobster, New York; and Chateau Shatto, Los Angeles, among others.

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Studio #211

Artist

Taavi Suisalu

Taavi Suisalu creates cultural-ecological contexts that operate on technical, metaphorical, and poetical levels at the same time. His work takes the form of interactive installations, performative situations, and curatorial endeavors that combine traditional and contemporary sensibilities while activating spaces for imaginative encounters. Suisalu balances artistic and scientific approaches, studio, and fieldwork. His practice is influenced by contemporary social phenomena and their connections to technological developments, with a focus on social beings’ behavior, perception, and thinking.

Taavi Suisalu has exhibited work at Contemporary Art Museum of Estonia (EKKM), Tallinn; Bozar, Brussels; and Le Lieu Unique, Nantes, among others. 

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