Kader Attia

Kader Attia

  • Berlin, Germany / Algiers, Algeria

About Kader Attia

French-born artist, Kader Attia spent half of his time growing up in Algeria, and has taken his experiences as the basis for his on-going discovery of the ‘in-between’. His installations and video pieces deal heavily with the interactions between Christianity and Islam and the post-colonial mire of Franz Fanon’s France. He has exhibited profusely and internationally, some of his more recent group and solo exhibitions include: Geo-graphics, A Map of Art Practices in Africa, Past and Present, Bozar, Brussels, Belgium THE BEAUTY OF DISTANCE: Songs of Survival in a Precarious Age, Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia 2010 Po(l)etical, Krinzinger gallery, Vienna, Austria As a fold, Horizon is not a space, galerie Christian Nagel, Berlin, Germany Kasbah, Centre de Création Contemporaine de Tours, Tours, France Signs of Reappropriation, The Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, 2009.


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