Basim Magdy

  • Artist

Basim Magdy (b. 1977) lives and works in Basel, Switzerland and Cairo, Egypt. His work appeared in recent solo exhibitions at MCA Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; Deutsche Bank Kunsthalle, Berlin; MAXXI National Museum of the 21st Century Arts, Rome; Jeu de Paume, Paris; CAPC Museum of Contemporary Art, Bordeaux (2016); The Green Parrot, Barcelona (2015); Art in General, New York (2014). Recent group exhibitions include Centre Pompidou; MoMA Museum of Modern Art, New York; Whitechapel, London; Qalandia Internation, Ramallah; SAF Art Spaces, Sharjah; New Museum Triennial, New Museum, New York; Museum of Modern Art Warsaw; HOME Manchester, UK; La Biennale de Montreal; Lismore Castle Arts, Ireland; MUMA – Monash University Museum of Art, Melbourne; SeMA Biennial MediaCity, Seoul; 13th Istanbul Biennial; Sharjah Biennial 11; La Triennale, Palais de Tokyo, Paris and Transmediale, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin.