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Naeem Mohaiemen

Naeem Mohaiemen is an artist and writer working in Dhaka/New York, exploring historic markers through video, installation and text.

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http://www.shobak.org/

Naeem Mohaiemen is an artist and writer working in Dhaka/New York, exploring historic markers through video, installation and text. His projects deal with security (disappearedinamerica.org, excerpt shown at Whitney Biennial), partition (Dubai Third Line), militarisation (Dhaka Chitrak), architecture (NY Exit Art), assassination (Berlin Transmediale), etc. He is currently working on a long-term project on failed revolutionary utopias of the 1970s. Naeem’s publications include Collectives in Atomised Time (with Doug Ashford, Idensitat, Spain, 2008), ‘Islamic Roots of Hip-Hop’ (Sound Unbound, DJ Spooky ed., MIT Press, 2008), ‘Mujtoba Ali: Amphibian Man’ (Manifesta 7 European Biennial of Contemporary Art, Trentino, 2008), etc.