Nadim Abbas

Poor Toy

11 June 2019 - 25 August 2019
VITRINE, Basel

Nadim Abbas, 4 Rooms (一梯一伙), 2018. Mixed media installation and durational performance. Dimensions variable. 12th Shanghai Biennale, 2018/2019.

VITRINE, Basel
PV Monday 10 June, 7-11pm
11 June – 25 August 2019

VITRINE is delighted to present the first solo show in Basel of Hong Kong installation artist Nadim Abbas, to coincide with Art Basel 2019.

Abbas (b. 1980, Hong Kong, China) uses a diverse range of media spanning photography, performance, installation and sculpture. His practice includes heavy research to inspire works that play on the psychological patterns of familiar objects and the domestic.

Exhibitions include: Shanghai Biennale 2018, Shanghai, CN; 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art, 2017, Moscow, RU; Munich Biennale 2018, Munich, DE; UCCA, Beijing, CN; New Museum, New York, US; HK Arts Centre, HK; Witte de With Centre for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, D; Absolut at Art Basel Hong Kong, CN.