Glazed ceramic Stainless steel Ghada Amer was born in Cairo in 1963 and raised in France where she studied at Villa Arson, Nice. Add to My Selection. Ceramic Her work was the subject of a Brooklyn Museum survey show in 2008, titled Love Has No End. Ceramic Many of the ‘ceramic paintings’ portray images of erotically-posed women; sheets of clay chip away at the stigma and shame associated with female sexuality. 3 talking about this. Ghada Amer is a contemporary artist living and working in New York City. Ghada Amer 1963 al Cairo, Egitto; vive a Parigi, Francia e New York (NY) Usa. Ghada Amer moved with her family from Egypt to France at the age of eleven, relocating to the United States in 1995. Work: 162.6 x 182.9 cm, 2015 Ghada Amer: Ceramics. Work: 34.3 x 50.8 x 30.5 cm Available on Request A survey of her work will be published by Skira in March 2021. In order to respond to your inquiry, we will process the personal data you have supplied in accordance with our privacy policy. Courtesy Dallas Contemporary. The artwork’s name evokes Aphrodite, the ancient Greek goddess of love, beauty, pleasure, and procreation. Paravent Avec ... Ghada Amer. This is also an apt metaphor for Ghada Amer and her artwork. Please enter all required fields (First Name, Last Name, Email, Message). Ghada Amer discusses embroidery, mainstream beauty and creating ceramics with her unfamiliar left hand. Add to My Selection, 2014 Work: 12.7 x 15.2 x 20.3 cm, 2015 Her wide-ranging practice spans painting, sculpture, works on paper, and garden and mixed-media installations. Titled ‘The women I know’, the show focuses on a new body of works consisting of four moving portraits of female friends in Amer’s signature embroidered painting style, along with a dramatic self-portrait in black and white. Ghada Amer was born in Cairo (Egypt) in 1963. Contact for … Work: 59.7 x 73.7 x 27.9 cm Ghada Amer, Orange Peel Plate, 2015, Ceramic, 8 1/2 x 28 1/2 inches 21.6 x 72.4 cm, courtesy of the artist and Marianne Boesky Gallery Text-Image-1 “All my work is about painting and history of painting,” explains multi-disciplinary artist Ghada Amer. Add to My Selection, 2017 She currently lives and works in New York. Ghada Amer was born in Cairo, Egypt in 1963 and moved to Nice, France when she was eleven years old. 1963, Cairo) works across painting, ceramics, site-specific garden installations, photography, printmaking, drawing and performance. Add to My Selection, 2017 At first, I thought that these were paintings on pieces of cardboard, but they are ceramics! Ceramic Glazed ceramic with porcelain inlay, 2012 Amer is a one-time Pollock-Krasner grant recipient who established the parameters of her residency in preparation for her upcoming solo exhibition at … Do not fill in this field. Glazed ceramic with porcelain inlay She remained in France to further her education and completed both of her undergraduate requirements and MFA at Villa Arson École Nationale Supérieure in Nice (1989), during which she also studied abroad at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, Massachusetts in 1987. Work: 22.9 x 12.7 x 20.3 cm, 2015 It is an anti-spam measure. Glazed ceramic Words by Danna Lorch Sculpture in Black, Red and White, 2017 Images of suggestively-posed white women looted from men’s porn magazines are the starting point … Available on Request Ceramic Ceramics Now. Multi-media artist Ghada Amer’s ceramics exhibition is organized into four expressions of her sculptural work: slab-based ceramics, crumpled knots, whirling thoughts, and heaped scraps. Acrylic, embroidery and gel medium on canvas, Embroidery, acrylic and gel medium on canvas, Carnivorous plants (flytraps and pitcher plants), Trimmed plants on stainless steel structure and teak bench. Born 1963, Cairo, Egypt Lives and works in New York, USA By Isabella Ellaheh Hughes Working in a variety of mediums that have more recently included ceramics, Ghada Amer is particularly known for her detailed, acrylic, hand-embroidered multimedia works on canvas. Work: 61 x 53.3 x 45.7 cm Work: 15.2 x 25.4 x 25.4 cm featuring Ghada Amer, Judy Hoffman, Alice Mackler and Ellen Robinson (New York). But artists and amateurs alike have been freely expressing their sexual side in clay for thousands of years. Egypt-born New-York based artist Ghada Amer (b. Add to My Selection, 2014 Work: 182.9 x 162.6 cm, 2011 Following early recognition in France, she was invited to the United States in 1996 for a residency at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Ghada Amer (b. Work: 121.9 x 55.9 x 26.7 cm Multiple institutions across Marseille, France are currently co-organising a retrospective for 2022 that will travel to the United States and Asia. Amer’s work is in public collections around the world including The Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha; the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL; the Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah; the Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, NY; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR; the Guggenheim Museum, Abu Dhabi; the Israel Museum, Jerusalem; the Samsung Museum, Seoul; among others. 1963) is a multimedia artist whose entire body of work, be it sculpture, embroidery or painting is infused with her strong ideology and aesthetic concerns. The exhibition displays sculptures created over the last couple of years in two distinct formal styles: figurative plates and large ceramic slabs that Amer considers paintings, as well as purely abstract sculptures. Available on Request Ceramic Working in clay has given Ghada a great sense of happiness and free-dom, and has begun to inform her other work. Love. Ghada Amer is a contemporary Egyptian artist best known for her erotic embroideries that deal with social issues, including sexuality, female identity, and Islamic culture. Acrylic, embroidery and gel medium on canvas According to Heller “Our goal is to mount a series of exhibitions by major international artists. Add to My Selection, 2015 Amer’s wide-ranging practice spans painting, cast sculpture, ceramics, works on … She was born in Cairo, Egypt and was educated in Paris and Nice. Ceramic Carnivorous plants (flytraps and pitcher plants), 2011 Ghada Amer, Installation View of Ceramics, Knots, Thoughts, Scraps at Dallas Contemporary, 2018. INTERVIEW: Ghada Amer - 'Being a woman artist makes me sell for less money and closes doors for solo museum shows' Read our interview with the Egyptian born, French artist featured in the new book Great Women Artists. Ghada Amer was born in Cairo in 1963 and raised in France where she studied at Villa Arson, Nice. Available on Request Work: 57.2 x 86.4 x 53.3 cm, 2014 Add to My Selection, 2014 Acrylic and embroidery on canvas Available on Request Paravent avec Amour, 2015 Ceramic 23.5X29X11in 59.7X73.7X27.9cm (view 2) Glazed ceramic with porcelain inlay KEWENIG. it in 2011. The Dubai location represents a first by a New York based gallery and at 15,000 square feet, will be the largest in the region. Marianne Boesky Gallery. This exhibition will present, for the first time in depth, the artist's recent foray into ceramics." Further, she often collaborates with her long-time friend Reza Farkhondeh. Filter. 1963 in Cairo, Egypt) lives and works in New York. Voci correlate. Work: 127 x 165.1  cm, 2010 — Advocating what she lives: the art of Ghada Amer by Anthony Stellaco. Available on Request Please enter all required fields (First Name, Last Name, Email). Sorkin writes in the catalogue essay, "Ghada Amer has utilized the lush landscape of the art historical past from which to plunder--re-casting the role of women as subject, versus object. Available on Request Amer’s wide-ranging practice spans painting, cast sculpture, ceramics, works on paper, and garden and mixed-media installations. Ghada Amer's Sensual Ceramics Amer was photographed at Tina Kim Gallery in New York, with Girl in a Red Landscape, a ceramic she created in 2014. She has since then been based in New York. In her work, ceramics captures the sublimity of pleasure and indi-vidual fulfillment. Ghada Amer was born in Cairo in 1963. Acrylic, embroidery and gel medium on canvas Work: 64.8 x 76.2 x 28.6 cm 2017 Amer’s wide-ranging practice spans painting, cast sculpture, ceramics, works on paper, and garden and mixed-media installations. Work: 66 x 63 x 2.5 cm Add to My Selection, 2015 Add to My Selection, 2017 Her most notable body of work involves highly layered embroidered paintings of women's bodies referencing pornographic imagery. — Isobel Egan Inside Out by Audrey Whitty Smoking Girl in Color, 2014 Ceramic 30X24X5in 72.2X61X12.7cm, Paravent avec Amour, 2015 Ceramic 23.5X29X11in 59.7X73.7X27.9cm (view 2), Paravent avec Amour, 2015 Ceramic 23.5X29X11in 59.7X73.7X27.9cm (view 1), Blue Kiss, 2015 Ceramic 21X14X8.5in 53.3X35.6X21.6cm (view 3), Blue Kiss, 2015 Ceramic 21X14X8.5in 53.3X35.6X21.6cm (view 2), Blue Kiss, 2015 Ceramic 21X14X8.5in 53.3X35.6X21.6cm (view 1), A Golden Scar, 2015,38X12X23in,96.5X30.5X58.4cm, ceramics_Q__0014, A Golden Scar, 2015,38X12X23in,96.5X30.5X58.4cm, ceramics_Q__0005. Add to My Selection, 2014 Egyptian painter and sculptor, Ghada Amer, is our next artist in residence. Portrait of a Girl in an Abstract Composition #1, 2014. 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