Nadim Abbas’ solo exhibition ‘Poor Toy’ at VITRINE, Basel has been featured in Ocula’s ‘Art Basel Lowdown: Shows to See’. More information here
“Who hasn’t had that humbling moment in an IKEA megastore, trapped in a vortex of repetition; where life slides into an empty void of meaningless consumption?”
Nadim Abbas has been interviewed about his solo exhibition ‘Poor Toy’ at Vitrine, Basel by Susie Pentelow in My Art Guides. Read more here
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Nadim Abbas has been included in ‘The Artists Who Will Change the World’, a new publication authored by Omar Kholeif and published by Thames and Hudson. Read more here
Drawing from playground designs as well as the history of the site (a former Prison), Hong Kong artist Nadim Abbas has created different modules of multipurpose seating arrangements, titled ‘P-Scape’ and open to the public at 大館 Tai Kwun, Hong Kong. Read more here.
Nadim Abbas has been awarded a residency at Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, US, which will take place between September and November 2018. Hyde Park Art Center is (HPAC) is a visual arts organization and the oldest alternative exhibition space in the city of Chicago. More information here.
Nadim Abbas will be presented at the 2018 Munich Biennale within the collaborative production Bubble <3 (a co-production with Musik der Jahrhunderte Stuttgart, commissioned by the West Kowloon Cultural District; in cooperation with Connecting Spaces Hong Kong / and the Zurich University of the Arts; and the Goethe Institute Hong Kong). Further information and to purchase tickets.
Art Viewer promotes contemporary art through a curated selection of documentation of art exhibitions and events. Nadim Abbas has produced a new animated video work for online screening now online, view here.
Nadim Abbas’ solo exhibition at Last Tango, Zurich, CH, will open 8 December 2017. More info here.