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      Bahia Shehab: 'At the Corner of a Dream' in London

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      November 12, 2019

      Tuesday  10:00 AM - 6:00 PM (daily for 107 times)

      Aga Khan Centre , 10 Handyside Street
      London, Greater London

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      Bahia Shehab: 'At the Corner of a Dream'

      The Aga Khan Centre Gallery is delighted to announce it will launch its new exhibition space with At the Corner of a Dream, a solo presentation by the Lebanese-Egyptian artist Bahia Shehab.
      The show — her first solo show in the UK — is comprised of five digital artworks produced by the artist in 2019 about the poetry murals she has painted in four different cities: Cairo, New York, Beirut and Marrakesh, as well as the Greek island of Cephalonia. These have been inspired by the Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish (1941-2008) — the show’s title is a line from one of his poems.
      Commissioned by the Aga Khan University Institute for the Study of Muslim Civilisations (AKU-ISMC), the exhibition marks the publication of a book highlighting Shehab’s poetry-based work published by Gingko Press in association with AKU-ISMC. The exhibition also follows the unveiling of a major 30-metre mural called We Will Not Repent, created for Lincoln University in August 2019.

      Categories: Art Galleries & Exhibits

      This event repeats daily for 107 times: Dec 14, Dec 15, Dec 16

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