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Online book launch of Fadlabi: Minigraph

Fadlabi, Carl Martin Faurby and Aon Raza Naqvi in conversation
Friday 11.12.20

Join us for the online book launch of Fadlabi: Minigraph on Friday, December 11th at 2 pm.

Minigraph is a new book series from Kunstnernes Hus where artists lead the word. This second release is published in connection with Fadlabi's large floor painting, "The Onset of Vertigo", made in connection with Kunstnernes Hus' 90th anniversary. The publication presents a conversation between Fadlabi and curator, writer and lecturer Carl Martin Faurby.

The book launch consists of an introduction by Gilda Axelroud (Kunstnernes Hus), followed by a conversation between Fadlabi, Carl Martin Faurby and Aon Raza Naqvi (host and editor). The conversation will be held in English.

Zoom-link: https://zoom.us/j/99724850418. Rewatch the conversation by pressing "play" on the picture above.

About the speakers

Fadlabi (b. 1975) lives and works in Oslo. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Oslo (KHiO), Al-Neelain University in Khartoum and the University of Sudan. He works with painting, text and performance. Fadlabi is the initiator behind the Khartoum Contemporary Art Center in Oslo.

Carl Martin Faurby (b. 1981) is a curator, writer and lecturer. He works as a program curator at Kunsthall Trondheim, where he among others has curated the exhibition LIFT EVERY VOICE (26.11.2020-23.01.2021).

Aon Raza Naqvi (b. 1989) grew up in Larvik. He is a trained journalist, writer and communication strategist who has worked in Norwegian TV, media and advertising industry for the past decade. He made his debut as an author and editor with the book Third Culture Kids, a project he has initiated and led from idea to printed book in 2019, and was recently editor of the program "Festen etter Fasten" on NRK.

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