AL SOURAT PHOTO FESTIVAL
DECEMBER 15TH 2014 ABU DHABI
JANUARY 15TH 2015 DUBAI
40 YEARS OF FRENCH - EMARATI PHOTOGRAPHY
Participation of two series; "Where we once played" & "Hidden Jewels 75 UAE Villages" in Al Sourat Photo Festival 2014
A photography exhibition by Institut français, the French cultural agency in the UAE. It features French and Emirati photographers who captured the spirit of the UAE between 1974 and 2014. Their works investigate the thematic IN/OUT, namely public spaces and private realms of Emirati society, showcasing its complex culture and its ever changing environment from the nation building to nowadays.
KING'S COLLEGE LONDON - ONLINE EXIHIBITION
29. 06. 2014
Selected Exhibitor - Life Between Alleys; MANDIR - Visual Documentation
Autopoiesis is led and curated by Btihaj Ajana and supported by the Cultural Institute at King’s College London.
This series is called MANDIR a documentation of a particular hidden tiny alley; where a small Hindu Temple is situated there surrounded by shops that sells prayer flowers and playing prayer worship songs. People walking around bare feet after a ritual of bathing. An aggressive, colorful, contrast between the modern and the traditional.
To view online exhibition