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Kamrooz Aram, Installation view at Jameel Prize 5, Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai, 2019

Kamrooz Aram, Installation view at Jameel Prize 5, Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai, 2019
 

Kamrooz Aram, Installation view at Jameel Prize 5, Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai, 2019

Kamrooz Aram, Installation view at Jameel Prize 5, Jameel Arts Centre, Dubai, 2019

Press Release

The Jameel Prize is an international award for contemporary art and design inspired by Islamic tradition. This is the 10th year of the biennial prize, which began in 2009 as a pioneering platform showcasing the rich intersection of contemporary forms with traditional Islamic designs and concepts.

Spread across five galleries in Jameel Arts Centre, the fifth edition of the Jameel Prize brings together works in painting, architecture, fashion and drawing as well as a large-scale multimedia installation.

The Jameel Prize 5 shortlisted artists and designers are Kamrooz Aram, naqsh collective, Hayv Kahraman, Hala Kaiksow, Mehdi Moutashar, Younes Rahmoun, Wardha Shabbir and Marina Tabassum.

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Kamrooz Aram, Untitled (from the series, Ancient Through Modern 26), 2016, Postcards and book cloth on linen mounted on panel
Kamrooz Aram, Untitled (from the series, Ancient Through Modern 29), 2016, Book pages, book cloth, and pencil on board with walnut frame, 91 x 67 cm
Kamrooz Aram, Ephesian Fog, 2016, Wood and brass pedestal, Oil on ceramic (vase), Acrylic, oil and pencil on linen
Kamrooz Aram, Untitled (from the series, Ancient Through Modern 28), 2017, Postcards and book cloth on linen mounted on panel
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