tasmeem doha 2015 ‘3ajeeb!
From 08.03.2015 to 12.03.2015
Mahatat for contemporary art was represented during the biennial international conference Tasmeem Doha,hosted by Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar. Fitting with the year’s theme of ‘playfulness, architects Manar Moursi and Mohamed Hassan held a 3-day workshop on the illustration of the shoebox-sized peep show boxes and contributed with a presentation to the conference audience.
The workshop follows Mahatat’s Wonder Box project curated by Aida ElKashef during the first half of 2014 and virtual consultation to students of Basma Hamdy’s and Denielle Emans’ “Print 1” class at VCU Qatar who created wonder boxes as their student projects.