In the shade of the sun at the Mosaic Rooms

6 September 2023 – 22 December 2023

Project description

The Bagri Foundation is pleased to support the upcoming exhibition at the Mosaic Rooms –  In the shade of the sun.

The exhibition contemplates the relationship between politics and aesthetics by an exciting new generation of Palestinian artists and comprises new multimedia installations by artists Mona BenyaminXaytun Ennasr and Dina Mimi as well as a new sonic performance commission by Makimakkuk.

Working across mediums that include film, installation, music and gaming, In the shade of the sun brings together artists that are forging a new language to think about and with Palestine. Their individual practices intertwined through making works for future times within the crisis of the present, in soft expressions and radical politics, from the absurd to the poetic.

About the Mosaic Rooms

The Mosaic Rooms are a leading non-profit arts organisation and bookshop dedicated to supporting and promoting contemporary culture from the Arab world and beyond in London. Established in 2009, as a project of the A.M. Qattan Foundation, it dedicates its work to championing creative and critical voices that are often underrepresented.

It believes in the importance of creating a cultural space that is invested in building communities, presenting new thinking and daring creativity, inspiring experimentation, and interrogating contemporary issues around social justice.

Photo: Drawing detail, Xaytun Ennasr, 2022