"Moment's Notice: Collected Encounters" book launch
Lundi 19 décembre 2011 de 18:00 à 21:00 à la Galerie Caprice Horn, Rudi-Dustscke Strasse 26 , Berlin, Germany
Launching of "Moment's Notice: Collected Encounters", of Geronimo F Cristobal Jr, with essays of Luis Albuquerque Pinho, Wafa Gabsi (with "A report on the Tunisian art scene"), Indira Aguilera Kohl and Olga Sureda at the Galerie Caprice Horn, in Berlin, Germany.
For further information about Wafa Gabsi:
Born in Tunisia, Wafa Gabsi studied Fine Art in Tunis and then earned her Master in Cultural studies from the University of Paris1, La Sorbonne. In the following year, Gabsi began more in-depth doctoral studies with the organization of an important field study concerning contemporary artists from Middle East. Currently, she’s carrying out doctoral research on contemporary southern Mediterranean artists in the international circuit of art and cultural globalization. The central question of her research is about the issue of “arab” identity.
Gabsi works on three articles publication in 2011-2012: “Builiding netwoks of cooperation for research in the world of art. Case study in Tunisia” in REDES (Spanish scientific journal), “La singularité artistique face au danger de l’apanage identitaire” in collaboration with the National Center for Scientific Research of Paris and “Fiction and Art practice” in Contemporary Practices Journal, Art from Middle East.
Wafa Gabsi is also a researcher in the unity of “Art and globalization”-in the Museum of Modern Art, Georges Pompidou. Recently, she participated to the symposium Exploring Mobility in the Mediterranean –in Jordan. And in October 2011, she will present a conference in the case of The German Middle East Studies for Contemporary Research and Documentation. She is one of the residents in Node Center of Berlin.
Link: Node Center