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Fit’ri:na فترينة
a festival behind the glass


Sanae Arraqas & Manuela Picallo Gil, #7 Fit’ri:na فترينة. Digital fusion of two artistic positions, © philomena+

#7 Fit’ri:na فترينة – SANAE ARRAQAS AND MANUELA PICALLO GIL 
Preview MIND THE GAP
Installation and Slide Show
13/08 – 19/08/2020

curated by Christine Bruckbauer & Aline Lenzhofer
philomena+ showcase, Heinestraße 40, 1020 Vienna

The last episode of the Fit’ri:na فترينة festival offers an insight into the development process of the residency and exhibition project MIND THE GAP (20/08 – 12/09/2020) by the artists Sanae Arraqas and Manuela Picallo Gil, which was originally planned for March 2020. Now, there is a new opening date at the end of August with a revised concept that incorporates personal experiences of the artists made in Abidjan, Marrakesh and Vienna during the past months.

For Fit’ri:na فترينة Sanae Arraqas and Manuela Picallo Gil will present drafts, aquarelle drawings, objects and photos that were created between March and June 2020 in the window and herewith will provide passers-by with a taste of the upcoming exhibition.

 

upcoming

Sanae Arraqas, Manuela Picallo Gil, Mind the Gap II, 2020, acrylic on aquarelle painting, 148 x 210 mm

SANAE ARRAQAS & MANUELA PICALLO GIL
Mind the Gap!
20/08 – 12/09/2020
Opening: Thursday 20/08/2020, 7 pm
Artists’ Talk: Friday, 11/09/2020, 6 pm, moderated by Janine Maria Schneider
Residency Sanae Arraqas: postponed due to Covid-19, new dates to be announced
philomena+ project room, Heinestraße 40, 1020 Vienna
opening hours: Wed – Fri 2 – 7 pm, Sat 11 am – 3 pm

Keeping your distance, we have learned in the last few months, can save lives. However, with the warning phrase “Mind the Gap” the artists intend to highlight the danger that arises when the discrepancy between each other becomes too big, when the gap between North and South, between old and young, educationally advantaged and educationally deprived groups opens up too much.

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FÉRIELLE ZOUARI
13/09 – 01/10/2020
in collaboration with La Boîte

supported by:

 

TAZEEN QAYYUM
05/10 – 30/10/2020
in collaboration with Salam Orient

 

THE GREEN BOOK
16/11/2020 – 19/12/2020
Tewa Barnosa, Saari Elfaitouri, Malak El-Ghuel, Rawand Haress, Kosta Tonev, Niwa Yoshinori

in collaboration with Waraq Art Foundation Tripolis und Le Cube Independent Art Room Rabat

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