Raeda Sa’adeh

1977, Um El Fahem, Palestine

Selected group Exhibitions: 2008 "Re-Orientations", the European Parliament, Brussels; 2008 "No Man’s Land", the GEMAK Museum, The Hague, Holland; 2008 "In Transit", House of World Culture, Berlin; 2008 Biennale Cuvee, OK Centre, Lens, Austria; 2007 "Infr’action Festival International d’Art Performance", Se’te, France; 2007 "About Time 2", Kunstmuseum, Denmark. 

Selected Awards: 2000 Young Artist of the Year Award, A. M. Qattan Foundation, Palestine

Artworks

  • Tree of Wishes

  • Penelope

    Raeda Saadeh creates a metaphorical Palestinian portrayal of the story of “Penelope”- a character from Homer’s Odyssey. The woman sits amidst the ruins of her destroyed home patiently knitting from a gigantic ball of yarn.