curator invited by Margarida Mendes


1964 · Beirut, Lebanon

Christine Tohme is the founding director of Ashkal Alwan, a non-profit organization committed to contemporary artistic practice and education in Beirut; in 2010, she initiated the Home Workspace Program, a 10-month tuition-free study program. Tohme was the curator of Sharjah Biennial 13, Tamawuj. She is the recipient of the 15th Edition of the UNESCO-Sharjah Prize for Arab Culture and the 2015 CCS Bard Audrey Irmas Award for Curatorial Excellence.

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