Drawing Biennial 2015

Exhibition: 5 March – 30 April · Auction: 16 April 10am – 30 April 9pm


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Susan Hefuna

Ever, 22 Minutes

Top Pick

from Adam Thirlwell, Novelist


by Brett Littman, Executive Director Drawing Center

Year 2014
Medium Pencil on paper
Dimensions 29.8 x 21 cm
Bidding Open Thu 16 April, 2015 at 10:00am
Bidding Ended Tue 26 March, 2019 at 9:30pm

Susan Hefuna:

Susan Hefuna (b. 1962, Germany) is a German-Egyptian artist. She lives and works in Cairo, Duesseledorf, NYC and everywhere. She studied in Germany and received her post-graduate degree from the Institute for New Media at the Städelschule, Frankfurt. Select solo exhibitions include Angst Eats Soul, PiArtworks Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey (2017); Cityscapes, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago (2017); Susan Hefuna - Buidings, Rhona Hoffman Gallery, Chicago (2016); Susan Hefuna, Crossroads 2002-2016, PiArtworks Gallery, London, UK (2016); Susan Hefuna-Cairoscapes, PiArtworks, London (2014); Susan Hefuna-Buildings, Osthaus Museum, Hagen (2014); BeYond NoThing, PiArtworks, Istanbul (2014); Notations, Gallery Rhona Hoffman, Chicago (2014); Susan Hefuna: another place, Bait Al Serkal, Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah UAE (2014); and RASM: of Wood, Silver and Gold, Rose Issa Projects, London UK (2013). Select group exhibitons include The Creative Act: Performance Process Presence, Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, UAE (2017); Public View, Bluecoat art Center, Liverpool, UK (2017); Escape Attempts, Shulamit Nazarian Gallery, LA, USA (2017); Rhona Hoffman 40 Years: Part 3 Political, Chicago, IL, USA, (2017); Sol LeWitt - A tribute, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, Holland (2016/2017); CHERS AMIS, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France (2016/2017); Weltsicht, Kurpfaelzisches Museum der Stadt Heidelberg, Germany (2016); Rhona Hoffman 40 Years: Part 2, Chicago, IL (2016); Rhona Hoffman 40 Years: Part 1, Chicago, IL (2016); But a Storm Is Blowing from Paradise, Guggenheim, NYC (2016); Social Calligraphies, Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Warshaw, Poland (2016); Built, World, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA, USA (2016); Memory and Continuity: A Selection from the Huma Kabak collection, Pera Museum, Istanbul, Turkey (2016); Zimmer mit Aussicht - room with a view, Kehrer Galerie, Berlin, Germany (2016); The Barjeel Art Foundation: Debating Modernism Part III, Whitechaplel Gallery. London, UK (2016); Cross border, PĀTAKA ART MUSEUM, New Zealand (2016); and Do it, Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah, UAE (2016).

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