The artistic practice of deconstructing and mapping historical data is a critical factor in the evolution of global contemporary art. In the Gulf, the need to archive and reassess history through art is crucial as the region embarks upon a new era of artistic production and creativity. This panel of leading art practitioners looks at the diverse approaches used to explore the history of history.
Chair: Hans Ulrich Obrist, Co-Director, Exhibitions and Programmes and Director of International Projects, Serpentine Gallery, London
Speakers: Monica Narula and Shuddhabrata Sengupta of RAQS Media Collective, Artist collective, Delhi/ Hala Elkoussy, Artist, Cairo/ Bassam El Baroni, Curator, Alexandria