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Adila Laïdi Hanieh

Gender Female
Profile type Individual
Country Palestine
Category Visual Arts
Year 2016



Fahrelnissa Zeid. Painter of Inner Worlds
Category: Visual Arts
Year: 2016
Status: Closed

Coinciding with a retrospective exhibition at Tate Modern, "Fahrelnissa Zeid. Painter of Inner Worlds" is written by a former student of the artist and based on unprecedented access to her private papers and personal archive. It provides a revisionist and definitive account of both her extraordinary life and the constant innovation and reinvention that characterized her career right up until her final decades working and teaching in Jordan. It foregrounds the importance of her extensive knowledge of European culture and her shifting mental state on her artistic vision, and challenges orientalist interpretations of her art. In doing so, it redefines Fahrelnissa Zeid for the contemporary reader as one of the most important modernists of the twentieth century. 



"Fahrelnissa Zeid. Painter of Inner Worlds" is out!
15 Sep, 2017


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