DRAWINGS FROM THE ARAB WORLD.

From 8 March to 15 September - Museum. Institut du monde arabe, Paris.

  • Benanteur, Algéroise.

    Algéroise, 2004. Indian ink on paper, 45 x 32 cm. Monograph page 112. Donation Claude & France Lemand, IMA Museum, Paris. © Abdallah Benanteur. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • Al-Mu’allaqat 3

    Al-Mu'allaqat 3, 1978. Indian ink on paper, 92 x 64 cm. © Dia Al-Azzawi. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • Etel Adnan, Al-Sayyab, Mother and Lost Daughter.

    Al-Sayyab, Mother and Lost Daughter, 1970. Ink and watercolour on a Japanese book. Signed, dated and titled by the artist. Closed, 33 x 25,2 cm x 24 pages. Open, 33 x 612 cm. Private Collection. © Etel Adnan. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • Abboud, Adieu Gentilly.

    Adieu Gentilly, 1977. Tempera on paper, 26 x 29 cm. Monograph page 129. Private Collection. © Succession Shafic Abboud. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • Assadour, Figure.

    Figure, 2003. Gouache on paper, 38 x 28 cm. © Assadour. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • Ben Bella, Maya.

    Maya, 2009. Mixed media on Nepal paper, 88 x 68 cm. Private Collection. © Mahjoub Ben Bella. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • Mourad, Immortal City 2.

    Immortal City, 2017. Acrylic on paper, 120 x 250 cm. © Kevork Mourad. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • Fatima El-Hajj, Jazz 1.

    Jazz 1, 2016. Acrylic on paper, 59 x 42 cm. Claude & France Lemand Donation to the IMA Museum. © Fatima El-Hajj. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • YAZIGI, Figures - Couples.

    Figures - Couples, 2016. Mixed media on paper, 70 x 140 cm. Claude & France Lemand Donation. IMA Museum, Paris. © Fadi Yazigi. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • MEHADJI, Pomegranate Flower.

    Pomegranate Flower, 2003. Chalk on paper, 76 x 57 cm. Claude & France Lemand Donation. Institut du monde arabe Museum, Paris. © Najia Mehadji. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • BOUABDELLAH, Le Sommeil.

    Le Sommeil (A tribute to Gustave Courbet), 2015. Lacquer on paper, 160 x 280 cm. © Zoulikha Bouabdellah. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

  • Baalbaki, Untitled, 2017.

    Untitled, 2017. Acrylic and ink on paper laid down on canvas, 75 x 120 cm. Donation Claude & France Lemand. IMA Museum, Paris. © Ayman Baalbaki. Courtesy Galerie Claude Lemand, Paris.

DRAWINGS FROM THE ARAB WORLD.
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The Museum of the Institut du monde arabe in Paris is hosting an unprece­dented exhi­bi­tion of draw­ings by Artists from the Arab world. Around a hun­dred works from its col­lec­tion, recently enriched thanks to Claude & France Lemand’s Donation, are to be dis­cov­ered on this occa­sion. These draw­ings, pre­dom­i­nantly fig­u­ra­tive, date from the 11th cen­tury until today and some are being exhib­ited for the first time.
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7 Ancient Drawings :

- Tapisserie au cav­a­lier, Egypte, Ve-VIe siècle.
- Un homme dévoré par un lion, Egypte, Fustât, XIe siècle.
- Un homme por­tant un bonnet pointu, Egypte, Fustât, XIe siècle.
- Alexandre le Grand en quête de l’immor­talité, feuillet d’un Shâh-nâme, Iraq, Bagdad, XVIe s.
- Une île sur la mer de Chine, feuillet d’un ‘Ajâ’ib al-buldân, Iraq, Bagdad, 2e moitié du XVIe s.
- Carreau de revête­ment aux pal­mettes, Syrie, Damas, 1555-1560.
- Poupée d’un théâtre d’ombres, Syrie, Damas, fin du XIXe siècle.


45 Modern and Contemporary Artists :

- Shafic ABBOUD (Lebanon, 1926-France, 2004)
- Zeinab ABDEL-HAMID (Egypt, 1919-2002)
- Saïd AL-ADAWI (Egypt, 1937-1973)
- Etel ADNAN (Lebanon, 1925)
- ADONIS (Syria-Lebanon, 1930)
- Fathi AHMAD (Egypt, 1939)
- Yousef AHMAD (Qatar, 1955)
- Mamdouh AMMAR (Egypt, 1926)
- Farid AOUAD (Lebanon, 1924-1982)
- ASSADOUR (Lebanon, 1943)
- Dia AL-AZZAWI (Iraq, 1939)
- Ayman BAALBAKI (Lebanon, 1975)
- Georges BAHGORY (Egypt, 1932)
- Taysir BARAKAT (Palestine, 1959)
- Mahjoub BEN BELLA (Algeria, 1946)
- Abdallah BENANTEUR (Algeria, 1931-France, 2017)
- Anna BOGHIGUIAN (Egypt, 1946)
- Zoulikha BOUABDELLAH (Algeria, 1977)
- Ali CHAMS (Lebanon, 1943-2019)
- Ahmed CHERKAOUI (Marocco, 1934-1967)
- Abdel Hadi EL-GAZZAR (Egypt, 1925-1965)
- Ahmed HAJERI (Tunisia, 1948)
- Fatima EL-HAJJ (Lebanon, 1953)
- HIMAT Mohammad Ali (Iraq, 1960)
- Rachid KORAICHI (Algeria, 1947)
- Abdellatif LAABI (Marocco, 1942)
- Boutros AL-MAARI (Syrie, 1968)
- Nja MAHDAOUI (Tunisia, 1937)
- Azouaou MAMMERI (Algéria, 1890-1954)
- Mohamed Sabri MANSOUR (Egypt, 1943)
- MARWAN Kassab Bachi (Syria, 1934-Germany, 2016)
- Najia MEHADJI (France-Marocco, 1950)
- Kevork MOURAD (Syria, 1970)
- Hamed NADA (Egypt, 1924-1990)
- NAGHAM Hodaifa (Syria, 1981)
- Ahmad NAWAR (Egypt, 1949)
- Shaker Hasan AL-SAID (Irak, 1925-2004)
- Ihab SHAKER (Egypt, 1932)
- Hussein TAÏ (Iraq, 1966)
- Vladimir TAMARI (Palestine, 1942-Japan, 2017)
- Moussa TIBA (Lebanon, 1939)
- Gouider TRIKI (Tunisia, 1949)
- Margot VEILLON (Egypt, 1907-2003)
- Fadi YAZIGI (Syria, 1966)
- Hani ZUROB (Palestine, 1976)
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Curators of the exhi­bi­tion :
- Eric Delpont, director of the Museum, Institut du monde arabe.
- Claude Lemand, pres­i­dent of the Fonds Claude & France Lemand-IMA.

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