Nomination for the Unseen Dummy Award 2013
Miniaturk has been shortlisted for the Unseen Dummy Award at Unseen Photo Fair in Amsterdam, from 26. to 29. September 2013.
Förderpreis für Junge Buchgestalter 2013
Syria al-Assad has been shortlisted for the Förderpreis für Junge Buchgestalter der Stiftung Buchkunst, Frankfurt / Main and will be shown at Buchmesse Frankfurt in autumn 2013.
FOAM Magazine #34
Syria al-Assad is one of 8 dummies presented and published in FOAM Magazine #34 Dummy, Amsterdam.
solo show: The Arabian Monument at Stadthaus Ulm
The first comprehensive overview of my long-term project on the Middle East including my books and a great wall-installation on Iran at Stadthaus Ulm.
21.04.—23.06.2013, private view 21.04.2013, 11 am.
solo show: These Colors don’t Run at Roxy Ulm
Parallel to the exhibition at Stadthaus Ulm, I am showing an older project photographed in the USA 2004 at Roxy Ulm.
24.04.—26.05.2013, private view 23.04.2013, 7 pm
grant by the Stiftung Kunstfonds Bonn
Stadthaus Ulm received an Exhibition Grant by the Stiftung Kunstfonds Bonn for the production of the exhibition The Arabian Monument at Stadthaus Ulm in April 2013.
Nomination for the Unseen Unpublished Dummy Award 2012
Syria al-Assad has been shortlisted for the Unseen Unpublished Dummy Award.
Offprint Amsterdam, Unseen Photo Fair, from 20. to 23. September 2012.
New York Times lens blog
Syria al-Assad is shown on the Lens Blog of the New York Times.
The Arabian Monument book presentations in Berlin and Leipzig
Book presentation and private view. Wednesday, 2nd of May, 092012 at 7 pm at Mzin, Buchhandlung und Projektraum für Grafik und Kunst. Paul-Gruner-Strasse 64, 04107 Leipzig.
duration of exhibition: 03.—25.05.2012
Book presentation by the publisher The Green Box at Bar Babette on 16th of May, 2012 at 8 pm. Karl-Marx-Allee 36, 10178 Berlin.
The Arabian Monument book out now!
The Arabian Monument, a book about my long term project on the Middle East is published by The Green Box Kunsteditionen, Berlin.
Nomination for Dummy-Award 2012
Darmstädter Tage der Fotografie
Syria al-Assad is part of the “Darmstädter Tage der Fotografie” Photofestival and Exhibition from 20th to 22nd of April, 2012. Schlossmuseum Darmstadt, Marktplatz 15, 64283 Darmstadt.