What is a platform?
A platform is a space for speaking in public. It is an opportunity to express ideas and thoughts. It also suggests the formal declaration of a stance or position on any given subject.
Unique to Ibraaz is a 'platform', a question put to writers, thinkers and artists about an issue relevant to the MENA region. This platform is sent to respondents both within and beyond the MENA region and contributions will be archived every 12 months.
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Where to Now? Shifting Regional Dynamics and Cultural Production in North Africa and the Middle East
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What are the genealogies of performance art in North Africa and the Middle East?
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How do we productively map the historical and contemporary relationships that exist between North Africa, the Middle East and the Global South?
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What role can the archive play in developing and sustaining a critical and culturally located art history?
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How has a globalised cultural economy affected the production of contemporary visual culture in North Africa and the Middle East?
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With the benefit of hindsight, what role does new media play in artistic practices, activism, and as an agent for social change in the Middle East and North Africa today?
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Can Artistic Practices Negotiate the Demands of Cultural Institutions, Public Space, and Civil Society?
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What relationship does visual culture have to the world we live in?
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What do we need to know about the MENA region today?