Featuring Willie Jinks, Cécile Lobert, Mary T Smith
Featuring Manal Kara
Manal Kara (b.1986)
Manal Kara (b. 1986) is a Moroccan-American self-taught interdisciplinary artist. Their work has been included in group shows around the world, including Chicago, New York, Istanbul, Vienna, Marseille, London, and Berlin. Recent solo exhibitions include Hypòtheses at Pangée in Montreal; Conjectures at Shulamit Nazarian, Los Angeles; Xylem and Phlöem at No Place, Columbus, OH; THE VIEWING-ROOM VS. THE ADORING-GAZE at Interstate Projects, Brooklyn; and, Song of the Other Worm at Prairie, Chicago. Selected group exhibitions include Jupiter Finger at Real Pain, Los Angeles (now Harkawik); Suspended Disbelief at Arsenal Contemporary, Toronto; and K as in Knight at Helena Anrather, New York. They have participated in residencies at Shandaken Projects, ACRE, Ox-Bow, September Spring at the Kesey Farm, and Project Freewill. Their poetry has been featured by Changes Press, Poetry Project and the Academy of American Poets, among others. Manal Kara is currently based in Gary, IN.