Monthly archive January, 2016
55th Venice Biennial

55th Venice Biennial

Maldives Pavilion | Portable Nation | Disappearance as work in progress – approaches to Ecological Romanticism. The history of the artistic aesthetics of the Maldives is not widely documented as the island nation is not known for its visual arts activities but rather for the supreme beauty of its ocean, ecology and environment. The art collective...
The Omanman Project

The Omanman Project

Building a Multidisciplinary Approach to a Bohemian State of Art in the Arabian Gulf Chamber of Public Secrets is launching a multidisciplinary / multidimensional project in the Arabian Gulf under the title The Omanman Project. The socio-aesthetic research project is designed to reformulate the exhibition and art structure in Oman by presenting knowledge-based aesthetic experiences and...
Transvisuality

Transvisuality

Transvisuality: The Cultural Dimension of Visuality: Volume 2: Visual Organizations  Edited by Tore Kristensen, Anders Michelsen & Frauke Wiegand Volume 2 on Visual Organizations is now available with a contribution from among others Khaled Ramadan. His essay entitled Our History and Their Archive, explores “the substantive visual aesthetics of Al Jazeera and its impact on the...
The Elephant in the Room

The Elephant in the Room

The Royal College of Art presents The Elephant in the Room, a two day event of talks, screenings and performances held at the RCA (London) and Open School East on 10 and 11 December 2015. The event will address the issue of social inequality in the art world curated by Mike Watson, co-curated by Dorian...
Projects

Projects

Our consultants have adviced the following institutions among others Tate Modern, Venice Biennale, Manifesta Biennale, Cairo Biennale, Guangzhou Triennial, Videobrazil, Al-Jazeera, Discovery Channel, Royal Danish Academy of Art, Helsinki Academy of Art, Danish Arts Council, Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art.   PROJECT EXAMPLES Maldives Pavilion, Venice, Italy 2012-13 Consultants: Khaled Ramadan, Alfredo Cramerotti, Aida Eltoire,...
Appointments

Appointments

Khaled Ramadan and Dorian Batycka appointed as director and curator of Bait Muzna for Art Film in Muscat, Oman. Under the direction of Khaled Ramadan, Bait Muzna will be transformed into Bait Muzna for Art Film (BMAF), a site specific platform where innovative visual content and conceptual ideas, collaborative projects and educational endeavors are realized. As a new research /...
Art Consultancy Unit

Art Consultancy Unit

The Art Consultancy Unit was established in 2011 as an independent forum for art and media. Today, we are a complete advisory team, offering the expertise of professionals that are uniquely qualified to bring academic and curatorial experience as well as an extensive field of knowledge to the management of art projects. For over two decades,...