Jumana Abboud

1971, Shefa-amer, Galilee, Palestine

Selected Solo exhibitions: 2002 "Something To Confuse a Thief in the Ddark", Forum Schlossplatz, Arau; 1999 "Seven Days", Herzliya Museum of Art, Herzliya; 1998 "Rapunzelina", Heinrich Boll Foundation, Tel Aviv.

Selected group Exhibitions: 2006 "Liminal Spaces", Leipzig Gallery, Leipzig; "2006 Streams of Story", Tramway, Glasgow International, Glasgow; 2005 "Belonging", The Seventh International Sharjah Biennial; 2003 "Dis-Orientation", House of World Culture, Berlin; 2000 "Havana International Biennial", Havana; 1999 "Mediterranean Biennial for Young Artists", Rome.


  • Jumana Abboud, "Holding my Breath - 2006", Video, ?m, 20, courtesy the artist

    Indications of Loss and Hope

    The death and destruction brought upon the Palestinians during the second Intifada and during the Israeli incursions after the year 2000, had also impacted the representation of women in art, where images of loss and agony prevailed. Other works however transcended that...