Activities

A list of the activities related to this PhD reserach that took place from January 2017 onward.
 


Exhibitions

2019
6th LUBUMBASHI BIENNIAL – Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of Congo
LIJF EN BEELD , Art Center Ten Bogaerde, Koksijde, Belgium
PANIC IN SAKSEN PARK, Beveren, Belgium
A COOL BREEZE, Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic
NONSEQUITUR, Kristin, Hjellegjerde Gallery, Berlin, Germany

2018
OFFERINGS – Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba
WORKFLOW, CC Sint Niklaas, Sint Niklaas, Belgium
ART BRUSSELS, Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery, Brussels, Belgium
THE GOLDEN PAVILLION, De Warande, Turnhout, Belgium
ANTWERP IS HAPPENING, Galerie S&S,Antwerp, Belgium
NIGHT WAS PAPER AND WE WERE INK, Maraya Art Center, Sharjah, UAE

2017
ATHAR JABER, WORKS – Galerie Loehrl, Monchengladbach, Germany
JERUSALEM LIVES, Palestinian Museum, Birzeit, Palestine
BETWEEN TWO ROUNDS OF FIRE, THE EXILE OF THE SEA, Katzen Art Center, Washington D.C., USA
OOSTERHOUT BIENNAL, Saint Paul’s Abbey, Oosterhout, The Netherlands
DISCLOSING THE UNCANNY, Kristin Hjellegjerde Gallery, London, UK
100 CHEFS D’OUVRE DE L’ART MODERNE ET CONTEMPORAIN ARABE , Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris, France

Public Engagements, Lectures, Talks

2019
KONT 03 – Book Launch, Sint Lucas School of Arts, Antwerp, Belgium (20 September 2019)
SUBLATING THE IMAGE WITH ALFRED NOBEL – 3rd Kaleido Retreat, Zurich, Switzerland (6 September 2019)
WHAT IS CRAFTSMANSHIP TODAY? – Panel discussion with Yves Leterme, Royal academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium (5 February 2019)

2018
COMPARATIVE PATHOLOGY FOR SCULPTORS – Lecture, AEIMS Conference, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium (13 October 2018)
SYMPOSIUM ART AND SCIENCE KVAB – Palace of the Academies, Brussels, Belgium (26 September 2018)
ESCULTURA/VIOLENCIA – Artist’s Talk, UCM, Madrid, Spain (19 February 2018)

2017
ARTIST’S TALK – Academy of Fine Arts, Dendermonde, Belgium (20 December 2017)
MULTIDISCIPLINARY IA-UA – Artist’s Talk, University of Antwerp | Antwerp, Belgium (15 November 2017)
ICONOCLASMS – Performance/Book Launch, Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium (14 October 2017)
S.M.A.K. SHELTER – Workshop S.M.A.K., Ghent, Belgium (6 and 13 July 2017)
ARTICULATE/THE SESSION #18 – Artist’s Talk Royal academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium (18 May 2017)
ARTST’S TALK ART DUBAI| Dubai, UAE (15 March 2017)

 

Residencies

2019
PICHA CENTRE D’ART, Lubumbashi, DRC, 11 August – 1 September

2018
NATIONAL MUSEM OF FINE ARTS OF HAVANA, Havana, Cuba, 20 December 2017– 20 January

2017
PALESTINIAN MUSEUM, Birzeit, Palestine, 15 July – 1 September

Bibliography

2019
Nedoma, Petr. A Cool Breeze. Galerie Rudolfinum, 2019. ISBN 9788086443478
Menaschaert, Griet; Van Dijck, Bart. Kont 03. Eindhoven, 2019. Print. ISBN: 9789082883411

2018
Ruyters, Marc. Athar Jaber in Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Havana. H-Art Magazine. 22 November 2018
Calvino, Maikel. Tiempo Del Mármol: Athar Jaber En Bellas Artes. La Jiribilla. 11 December 2018

2017
Merzaban, Mandy, and Sarah Rogers. 100 Masterpieces of Modern and Contemporary Arab Art. Ghent: SNOECK, 2017. Print. ISBN: 9789461613523
Jaber, Athar. Iconoclasms. Antwerpen: TRACK REPORT, 2017. Print. ISBN: 9789490521356
Devos, Bruno. Global Art Forum: Athar Jaber. Diplomatic World. Vol.52, Spring 2017
Al Tamimi, Joud Halawani. Athar Jaber: Reconciling Beauty and Destruction Through Sculpture. Majalla. 12 April 2017
Jalal, Maan. Sculpting Identities: Athar Jaber Is Making Sense of Violence through Art. Khaleeji Times. 25 March 2017
Daemen, Merel. Athar Jaber: A conversation with a sculptor about his work and curiosity for violence. This Surrounding us All. 5 March 2017

2016
Mohammed, Hussam Eddin. Sculpting the Bodies of Two Civilizations: Into the Deep Grots of Athar’s Mind and Soul. Contemporary Practices. Vol. XVII, March – October 2016
Mohammed, Hussam Eddin. Carving Out His Own Space. Canvas Magazine. July – August 2016
Ruyters, Marc. Geweldige Beeldhouwkunst. H-Art Magazine. 25 June 2015

2015
Schaefer, Tatjana. On Tracing Entropic Beauty: Contemporary Sculpture Meets Classical Antique. The Culture Trip. 13 December 2015
Cornet, Catherine. Athar Jaber, lo scultore che distrugge le sue opere. Internazionale. 20 July 2015
Terziyska, Yoanna. Athar Jaber’s Defaced Sculptures Speak to Violence, Entropy, and Human Nature. Art Slant. 13 July 2015