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Sedira Zineb
Sedira Zineb



1998-2003 Royal College of Art : Research studies in the Photography dept., London.

1995-1997 Slade School of Art : Master of Fine Art in Media, London.

1992-1995 Central Saint Martins School of Art : BA (hons) in Critical Fine Art Practice, London.

Expositions personnelles (sélection)

Zineb Sedira, Centre Culturel Français, Algiers, Algeria

Videos by Zineb Sedira, Centre d’Art Contemporain du Parvis, Pau, France
Saphir, Temble Bar Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

Saphir, Photographers Gallery, London (Catalogue)
Transitional landscape, Galerie Kamel Mennour, Paris
Zineb Sedira, Galerie Esma, Algiers, Centre Culturel Français, Oran and Constantine, Algeria

Zineb Sedira, OneTwenty Gallery, Gent, Belgium and at Fri-Art, Fribourg, Swizerland

Zineb Sedira : Telling stories with differences, Cornerhouse, Manchester, UK (Catalogue/DVD) Touring exhibition

Zineb Sedira, Galleria Sogospatty, Rome, Italy (Catalogue)
Regard Croisé, Arles, France

Biennal of Photography in Florence and Prato, Monograph, Dryphoto arte contemporanea, Prato. Italy (catalogue)
Rencontres de la Photographie d’Arles 2002, 33e edition, Arles, France (Catalogue)

Expositions collectives (sélection)

REVOLUTIONS, The University Art Gallery, University of California, San Diego, USA (28 March -17 May 2008).
Body Space Exhibition, Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle, UK
L’Art au Féminin, Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain d’Alger , Algiers (Catalogue)

House Trip, Berlin Art Fair, Germany
Port Cities, on Mobility and Exhange, Arnolfini, Bristol (Catalogue)
Art Contemporain Arabe, Musée d’Art Moderne et Contemporain d’Alger, Algiers, Algeria
Her(his)story, Museum of Cycladic Art in Athens, Greece
Thessaloniki Biennale, Greece
Still Life : Art, Ecology and the Politics of Change, Sharjah Biennial 8, United Arab Emirate (Catalogue)
Afterlife, Michael Stevenson Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa (Catalogue)
Global Feminism, Brooklyn Museum, NY, USA (Catalogue)
I Am Making Art. 4 Studies on the Artist’s Body : Identity and Transformation, Centre d’Art Contemporain Genève, Switzerland
Beyond Dust, the Archeological Museum, Naples, Italy (catalogue)
Entre Fronteras/Between Borders, Museum of Contemporary Art,Vigo Spain (catalogue)

La Video : Un Art, Une Histoire 1965-2005, showcasing video work from the Centre Georges Pompidou’s collection.
Touring internationally (catalogue)
Mankind, Leuven, Belgium (Catalogue)
Exorcising Exoticism, 2006 Contemporary Art Exhibition, Taipei, Taiwan (Catalogue)
Why Pictures Now : Photography/Film/Video, Mumok, Vienna, Austria (Catalogue)
The Waiting Place, Whitstable Biennale 2006, UK
Around the world in 80 days, ICA, Institute of Contemporary Art and South London Gallery, UK (Catalogue)
Une vision du Monde, la collection de Jean-Conrad et Isabelle Lemaître, La Maison Rouge, Paris (Catalogue)

The Art of White : painting, photography, installation, The Lowry, Salford Quays, UK (Catalogue)
British Art Show 06, opening at Baltic, Gateshead, touring to Manchester, Castle Museum, across several venues in Nottingham and Bristol.
Meeting Point, Stenersen, Museum, Oslo, Norway (Catalogue)
Identità & Nomadismo, Palazzo delle Papesse-Centro Arte Contemporanea, Siena, Italy (Catalogue)
Some Stories, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria. Touring to Minoriten Kultur Graz : May /July 10 and Magazin 4/Kunstverein Bregenz

Africa Remix, Museum Kunst Palast, Düsseldorf, Hayward Gallery, London. Touring exhibition (Publication)
Historias ; ‘History in the Making’ : Photo Espana 2004 Madrid, Spain (Catalogue)
Britannia Works, Athens, Greece (April) (Catalogue)
Stranger than Fiction, Arts Council Collection. Touring nationally to Leeds City Art Gallery (April), Carlisle, Aberystwyth, Lincoln, Nottingham…(Catalogue)
Ficcions’ Documentals, Fundació la Caixa, Barcelona (Catalogue)
Tales of the City, British Council Exhibition, London Focus in 2004 Arte Fiera, Bologna, Italy (Catalogue)

Looking Both Ways, Museum for African Art, New York, USA (Catalogue)
Voyages d’artistes, Algérie 03, Espace Electra, Paris, France (Oct.) (Catalogue)
Gestes, Festival du Printemps de Septembre, édition 2003, Toulouse, France (Catalogue)
Aletheia, The Real of Conceament, Göteborgs Kontanstmuseum, Sweden (Catalogue)
Fiction of Authenticity : Contemporary Africa Abroad, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Stranger, First Triennial of Photography and Video, Institute of Contemporary Photography, New York, USA(Catalogue)
Ouvertures Algériennes, créations vivantes, La Criée centre d’art contemporain, Rennes, France (Catalogue)
Le XXeme siècle dans l’Art Algérien, Chateau Borrelli, Marseilles (Publication)
Veil, Walsall Museums and Art Gallery and Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool and MOMA, Oxford (Publication))

Self-Evident : Making the Self the subject of Art from 1970 to the present Day, Tate Britain, London
History/Now, Stockholm Fotofestival 2002, Liljevalchs Konsthall. Touring in Sweden. (Catalogue)
In/tangible Cartographies : New Arab Video, Pacific Cinèmatheque, Vancouver, Canada
Fold, City Gallery, Leicester, UK (catalogue)

Patterns, Spacex Gallery, Exeter, UK.
Mémoires intimes d’un nouveau millénaire, IV Rencontres de la Photographie africaine, Bamako 2001, Mali. (Catalogue)
History of our present, Argos Festival 2001, Cinema Nova, Brussels, Belguim. (Catalogue)
Authentic/ex-centric : Africa In and Out Africa, 49th VENICE BIENNALE, Italy. (Catalogue/book)
ev+a, Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick Annual Biennial, Republic of Ireland. (Catalogue)

More than meets the eye, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK. (Catalogue)
Ekbatana ?, Nikollaj Contemporary Art Center, Copenhagen, Denmark. (Catalogue)
Insertion : Self and Other, Apex Art C.P, New York, U.S.A.
Artists’ Wallpapers : A Contemporary View’, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK.

From Where - to Here, Art from London, Konsthallen Göteborg Museum, Sweden. (Catalogue)
Dialogue of the Present, Women’s Art Library, UK touring exhibition. (publication)
The Order of Things, Bluecoat Gallery, Liverpool, UK.
Where are you from ?, BM Contemporary Art Centre, Istanbul, Turkey.

Is Art Beneath You ?, Serpentine Gallery, London. (Catalogue)
Showgirls, Billboard Project, Women’s Art Factory, Sheffield.
Return of the Showgirls, Women’s Art Factory, The Workstation, Sheffield.

Point of Entry, Cable Street Gallery, London, UK.
Out of the Blue, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow Museums, Scotland, UK. (Catalogue)

Collections publiques

Ernst&Young, UK
Fond Régional d’Art Contemporain (FRAC) Paca, Marseille
Sharjah Art Museum Collection, AUE
Fond Régional d’Art Contemporain d’Alsace (FRAC)
Fond Municipal d’Art Contemporain (FMAC), de la ville de Paris.
Centre Georges Pompidou, Photography and New Media dept, Paris, France
Tate, London
Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, video dept., Paris
Cité Nationale de l’Histoire et de l’Immigration, Paris.
Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig (MUMOK), Vienna, Austria
Wolverhampton Arts and Museums, U.K
Musée Reattu, collection from the ‘Rencontres de la Photographie’, Arles, France.
Fond National d’Art Contemporain (FNAC), Photography, Paris, France.
The Institute of Arab and Islamic Studies, Exeter University, UK.
Arts Council of England, London, UK
Whitworth Art Gallery, Contemporary Wall Paper Collections, Manchester, UK.
Victoria and Albert Museum, Contemporary Wall Paper Collections, London, UK.
Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow Museums, Scotland.

2004 Decibel Award, Arts Council, London
2001 Prix AfAA, Laureat 2001 : IV Rencontres de la photographie africaine, Bamako 2001, Mali
2000 Westminster Arts Council, Film and Video Bursaries, London
1999 Artsadmin Artists Bursary, London & Artists film and video national fund, The Arts Council of England

Bibliographie (sélection)

Edith Marie Pasquier, Out of the Blue catalogue, Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow

Edith Marie Pasquier, essay for exhibition catalogue, Is Art beneath You ?, Serpentine Gallery, London

Edith Marie Pasquier, Oblique Gaze, Dialogue of the Present, exhibition catalogue/publication

Salah M. Hassan, Moi et l’Autre, l’Art dans le monde, exhibition catalogue, Paris

Gilane Tawadros, "The Visible and the Invisible : The Work of Zineb Sedira", Authentic/ex-centric : Africa In and Out Africa, 59th Venice Biennale. -

Fran Lloyd, Arab women artists : issues of representation and gender in contemporary British visual culture.

Simon Njami, Blink, (100 photographers, 10 curators, 10 writers), Phaidon Press

Fatma Zohra Zamoun, in Ouvertures Algériennes, créations vivantes. Published by La Criée centre d’art contemporain, Rennes, France -
Teresa Macri, ‘Elle’ in ‘Zineb Sedira’, solo catalogue, Galeria Sogospatti, Rome
Edith Marie Pasquier, ‘Letters of Transit’ in Looking Both Ways, Museum for African Art
Tina Sotiriadi, Gabriel Coxhead, Simon Njami in ‘Zineb Sedira, a story told with differences’, Conerhouse catalogue/DVD.

Sarah Zürcher, "Syncretic Landscapes and Outlooks", in exhibition catalogue Meeting Point, Stenersen, Museum, Oslo, Norway

Richard Dyers, "Saphir" and Elvan Zabunyan," Bringing time to the present : some considerations on the recent work of Zineb Sedira" for the solo exhibition catalogue : Zineb Sedira : Saphir.

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