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Exhibition / Northern Wind: Art from the Haifa Museum’s Collection

A north wind blows through the collection of Haifa Museum of Art. The museum’s location in the city of Haifa is reflected in its collection, which contains many works by artists based in Haifa and the north, attesting to Haifa’s unique identity: as a port city, the relation to immigrants and refugees repeatedly surfaces in...
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Auction: Middle East Modern and Contemporary / Paris

Venue: Millon Auction House / Paris / France Spécialité Art Contemporain et ModerneVente Middle-east Moderne & Contemporain le 5 juillet 2022 à 16h00 SALONS DU TROCADERO – 5, avenue d’Eylau 75116 Paris painting Information: Abed ABDI (Palestine, 1942) Bazaar in Jerusalem Vieux bazar de Jérusalem Huile sur panneau40 x 58 cmPeint en 1967Signé et daté...
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Group Exhibition: Nothing Good Will Come Of It

on Thursday 9/6/22, a new international exhibition will open at the Pyramida Gallery – residence for contemporary art in Haifa, In collaboration with Gschaleria Wschodnia Gallery in Lodz, Poland. We’re sure something good shall come out of it…. The title refers to the reality in which we operate, a state of disruption and stress, lack...
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WEDNESDAY 8 JUNE 2022 | DOHA | 7:00PM AUCTION AND VIEWING LOCATIONALBAHIE AUCTION HOUSE | KATARA | BUILDING 22C VIEWING1 June – 8 June 2022Weekdays | 8:00am – 6:00pmWeekends | by appointment Download the catalog
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Talk at the Palestinian Museum

The Palestinian Museum celebrated the artist, Abed Abdi, through a dialogue held at the Museum between the artist and Museum Director General Adila Laïdi-Hanieh, PhD. This dialogue is part of a series of activities accompanying the exhibition “A People by the Sea”, in which the artist has participated with three of his artworks.The celebration of...
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Celebrating the 20th anniversary and the 80th birthday

This year is a special year for us at this website: First, we celebrate Abed Abdi’s 80th birthday! We wish him a very happy birthday and continuous creativity, even if the latter means more work for us at the website 🙂 . Secondly, we also celebrate the 20th anniversary for the existence of the domain...
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6 artists to present their work at Ramallah Art Fair 

With more than 150 artworks on show, including the below pieces, the Ramallah Art Fair kicks off on Dec. 6 and will run until Feb. 15.  Abed Abdi Artist Abed Abdi’s “Icarus” will be on show at the fair. The artist is known for his monumental works in public spaces that commemorate Palestinian modern history.Yazan Abusalamah  The...
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The Painting that will Never Leave Haifa

مراسل حيفا نت | Haifa Net Reporter | 26/11/2021, All photo’s courtesy Haifa Museum of Art The painting that will Never Leave Haifa Last night, the Haifa Museum of Art celebrated an important addition to its art collection: an artwork by Haifa born artist Abed Abdi. A group of Palestinian and Jewish donors recently acquired...
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RAMALLAH ART FAIR  06 DECEMBER 2021 - 15 FEBRUARY 2022 After the success of the first edition last year, Zawyeh Gallery launches 6 December 2021 the second edition of Ramallah Art Fair. This year the show is organized with wider participation amongst artists. The art fair includes over 150 artworks; some were created recently or...
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Auction: Qatar / Modern and Contemporary Art

80 Year of Art from the Arab Region Abed Abdi is one of the most important Palestinian artists.Born into a long-standing Haifa family in 1942, his motherand siblings were uprooted from their home in 1948, whilehis father remained in Haifa. After three years of wanderingbetween Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon and Syria,they were allowed back...
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