Alfredo Jaar speaks about his residency in Algiers on ARTINFO

Art writer Coline Milliard interviewed Alfredo Jaar few days ago for ARTINFO UK ‘about site-specificity, thinking-versus-making, and his plans for his first stay in Algiers as part of aria’s pilot residency program’. […] this trip is just my first exploration of Algiers. We have scheduled encounters with young artists and journalists and I am offering … Continue reading

last guest of the year: Alfredo Jaar

You can download the press release here [ENG] and here [FR] Alfredo Jaar explores Algiers. aria officially launches the residency programme in Algiers aria’s pilot programme is scheduled to end this year on a high note with the residency of artist, architect, and filmmaker Alfredo Jaar. The New York-based artist will visit Algiers from 15th … Continue reading

Alfredo Jaar

Unframed, 1992 © Alfredo Jaar Alfredo Jaar is an artist, architect, and filmaker who lives and works in New York. He was born in Santiago de Chile in 1956. His work has been shown extensively around the world. He has participated in the Biennales of Venice (1986, 2007), Sao Paulo (1987, 1989, 2010), Sydney (1990), Istanbul … Continue reading