2013 #spring newsletter

Latest news from aria aria is celebrating the successes of its 2012 pilot programme. The positive responses to aria in Algeria and internationally have been encouraging. We would like to share our 2013 programme with you, and speculate on the projects that await us.   Launching aria 2013’s programme with Mohamed Bourouissa aria is thrilled … Continue reading

Press release: Mohamed Bourouissa

You can download the press release here aria starts this year programme inviting Mohamed Bourouissa in Algiers Following on its successful 2012 pilot programme, aria is launching its programme this year inviting Franco-Algerian visual artist Mohamed Bourouissa in Algiers. Bourouissa will develop a research on Frantz Fanon and his practice as a psychiatrist in the … Continue reading

Series of exhibitions that spotlights artists from the Maghreb on ArteEast Gallery

Since fall 2012, Alya Sebti (Director, Marrakech Biennial) is guest-curating a six-quarter cycle of ArteEast Virtual Gallery that spotlights artists from the Maghreb, and leads up to the 2013 edition of the Marrakech Biennial which asks the question, “Where are we now?”. Each subsequent gallery will showcase artists who deal with the every day in … Continue reading

Algerian artist Sofiane Zouggar at the Villa Romana in Florence

We’ve partnered with the Villa Romana last year and selected one Algeria-based artist to undertake a 2-month residency and be an international guest artist at the Villa Romana in Florence. Artist Sofiane Zouggar  started his residency in Florence at the beginning of February. He will present his work on Friday 15th March from 5PM at … Continue reading