Anthony Reynolds Gallery

Walid Raad

(Lebanese, b. 1967)

i might die before i get a riffle (1989) by hannah mrad <br>device i by walid raad

Walid Raad

I Might Die Before I Get A Riffle (1989) by Hannah Mrad
Device I

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i might die before i get a riffle (1989) by hannah mrad <br>device ii by walid raad

Walid Raad

I Might Die Before I Get A Riffle (1989) by Hannah Mrad
Device II,
1989

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i might die before i get a riffle (1989) by hannah mrad<br> device v by walid raad

Walid Raad

I Might Die Before I Get A Riffle (1989) by Hannah Mrad
Device V,
1989

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i might die before i get a riffle (1989) by hannah mrad<br> device vi by walid raad

Walid Raad

I Might Die Before I Get A Riffle (1989) by Hannah Mrad
Device VI,
1989

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iii (prologue _ plate iii) by walid raad

Walid Raad

III (Prologue _ plate III), 2014

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preface to the second edition by walid raad

Walid Raad

Preface to the Second Edition, 2014

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preface to the third edition _ commentary iv by walid raad

Walid Raad

Preface to the third edition _ Commentary IV, 2014

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preface to the third edition _ commentary v by walid raad

Walid Raad

Preface to the third edition _ Commentary V, 2014

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preface to the third edition _ commentary vi by walid raad

Walid Raad

Preface to the third edition _ Commentary VI, 2014

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prologue_i by walid raad

Walid Raad

Prologue_I, 2014

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scratching on things i could disavow / part 4 by walid raad

Walid Raad

Scratching On Things I Could Disavow / Part 4, created: 1989–printed: 2007

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scratching on things i could disavow / part 5 by walid raad

Walid Raad

Scratching On Things I Could Disavow / Part 5, created: 1989–printed: 2007

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Biography

Timeline

1967
Born in Chbanieh, Lebanon
1984 - 1985
Boston University
1985 - 1989
Rochester Institute of Technology, Undergraduate Education, Fine Arts (Photography), Rochester, NY
1993
University of Rochester, MA in Cultural and Visual Studies. Rochester, NY
1996
University of Rochester, Ph.D. in Cultural and Visual Studies. Rochester, NY
1997
New England Film and Video Festival, Boston, MA (Best Conceptual Innovation Award)
1998
Missouri Video Festival, St. Louis, MO (Award of Accomplishment Experimental)
1999
The Atlas Group was founded in New York, USA by Walid Raad as an imaginary foundation to research and document the contemporary history of Lebanon. The Atlas Group documents are organized and preserved in The Atlas Group Archive. The archive contains authored, found, and newly produced files.
8th Biennial of the Moving Image, Switzerland (Grand Prize)
Beirut Film Festival, Beirut, Lebanon (Best Short Film and Best Scenario for a Short Film)

Exhibitions

2015
Museum of Modern Art, New York, USA
2014
Sweet Talk: Commissions, University of Contemporary Art, Amherst, MA, USA (solo)
Walid Raad, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, United Kingdom (solo)
Marrakech Biennial 5, Marrakech, Morocco (group)
2013
Walid Raad - Preface to the First EditionLouvre, Paris, France (solo)
Neue Galerie – neu gesehen, Neue Galerie, Kassel, Germany
REALITÄT UND FIKTION, Villa Schöningen, Potsdam, Germany
A Different Kind of Order: The ICP Triennial, International Center of Photography, New York
Views from Outer to Inner Compartments, Basel Unlimited, Basel, Switzerland (solo)
in progress. Werl aus der mumok Sammlung, MUMOK, Vienna, Austria

Public Collections

IFEMA, Madrid, Spain
Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Germany
MOMA, Museum Of Modern Art, New York, USA
Kunsthalle Hamburg, Galerie der Gegenwart, Hamburg, Germany
FNAC, Centre National des Arts Plastiques, Paris, France
Kunsthaus Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
TATE Modern, London, United Kingdom
Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
MUMOK, Museum Moderner Kunst, Vienna, Austria
FRAC Languedoc Roussillon, Montpellier, France
Museum of Contemporary Art, Athena, Greece

Literature

2011
Ben Davis, ‘Walid Raad on Why the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi Must Be Built On a Foundation of Workers’ Rights’, www.artinfo.com, 16 June
Yulia Tikhonova, ‘Walid Raad’, Flash Art, March – April
Kathy Battista, ‘A Look at The Hugo Boss Prize 2010’, Res, March
Alan Gilbert, ‘Walid Raad (Re)Invents The Archive, Aperture, Spring
Kaelen Wilson – Goldie, ‘Walid Raad: Miraculous Beginnings’, Previews, Art Forum, September
Emma Crichton-Miller, ‘Chaos Theories’, Financial Times (Collecting Supplement), 9 October
JJ Charlesworth, ‘Walid Raad: Miraculous Beginnings’, Art Review, October
Sue Steward, ‘Obsessed by Lebanon’s Past’, Evening Standard, 22 October
‘Walid Raad: Sweet Talk: Commisions (Beirut)’, Camera Austria, No 111
Alice Pfeiffer, ‘Paging Atlas Group’, Artinamerica.com, 4 November