Gilbert Hage

Artist Biography

Gilbert Hage is a photographer. He lives, teaches and works in Lebanon.

His photographic projects include: The Earth Is Like a Child That Knows Poems by Heart (2020), Things Will Happen Elsewhere. Things Are Always Happening (2019), The Place That Remains (2018), What If Celine Jiged On The Right Flute? (2017), I Hated You Already Because of the Lies I Had Told You (2011), Why Do We Feel Like Kafka? (2011), Eleven Views of Mount Ararat (2009), Strings (aka With Strings Attached (2008), Pillows (2007) Screening Berlin (2006), 242 cm2 (2006), Homeland 1 (aka Toufican Ruins? 2006), Phone [Ethics] (2006), Here and Now (2004), Beirut (2004), Anonymous (2002), and Roses (1999). His works have been exhibited at biennale des photographes du monde arabe, IMA Paris (2019), Art Lab Berlin (2019) Venice Biennale of Architecture (2018), Photo London (2018), Bienal Sur, Argentine (2017), Galerie Ygrec, Paris (2017), Art Paris (2017), Hellerau Dresden (2017), Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai (2016), Beirut Exhibition Center (2015),Galerie Tanit(2019,2017,2014,2013) Art 13 London (2013), Arts Santa Monica, Barcelone (2013), Galerie Tanit, Munich (2012,2004), Katara, Doha (2012), Photo Museum (2012), Anvers, Belgium, Espace Naila Kettaneh Kunigk, Beirut (2012,2009), Museum of Photography Thessaloniki (2011), Royal College of Art, London (2011), Les Rencontres d’Arles, France (2011), Sharjah Biennial (2011), White Box, Munich (2010), the French Cultural Center, Beirut (2010), Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaújváros, Hungary (2007), Modern Art Oxford (2006), House of World Cultures, Berlin (2005), Galerie Alice Mogabgab, Beirut (2004, 2002, 1999), and Videobrasil, São Paulo (2003). He is the co-publisher and co-editer, with Jalal Toufic, of Underexposed Books.

Gilbert Hage is represented by Galerie Tanit Beirut/Munich.

Exhibitions
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PARIS PHOTO 2022

From November 10, 2022 to November 13, 2022

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15 Years, Crossed Perspectives
Collective Exhibition

From November 4, 2022 to January 2, 2023

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PARIS PHOTO 2021

From November 11, 2021 to November 14, 2021

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I Am One Acquainted With The Night
Collective Exhibition

From June 5, 2021 to September 25, 2021

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It’s a Wonderful World
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From October 27, 2021 to October 30, 2021

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Installing the Ruin
Collective Exhibition

From May 13, 2013 to June 6, 2013

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Screening Berlin
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From April 12, 2012 to May 30, 2012

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Towards the Sublime
Collective Exhibition

From June 25, 2019 to August 9, 2019

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Ici et Maintenant
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From March 8, 2017 to April 1, 2017

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“Ararat” in Beirut
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From September 23, 2009 to September 28, 2009

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…And Last But Not Least, Pillows
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From February 11, 2009 to February 28, 2009

Gilbert Hage News
"About Gilbert Hage in المدن – almodon Gilbert is taking part in “La Troisième biennale des photographes du monde arabe contemporain” At L’Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris On view until November 24, 2019"
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16E Biennale de Venise: L’Architecture Libanaise Monte au Front
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"Du 26 mai, 2018 au 25 Novembre, 2018 Pour la première fois, le Liban aura son pavillon national à la Biennale d’architecture de Venise. Le projet « The place that remains », porté par l’architecte Hala Younès, a été adopté par le ministère de la Culture. Le pavillon présentera également des paysages immortalisés par six […]"
"Gregory Buchakjian, Catherine Cataruzza, Gilbert Hage, Hoda Kassatly, Ieva Sauvargaite, and Talal Khoury |  Biennale Architettura di Venezia 2018 Lebanese Pavilion – Arsenale Official Opening May 25, 2018 More info"
Biennale Architettura Di Venezia 2018
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Nayla Tamraz emmène le Liban en Argentine
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"“Cette exposition rassemble les œuvres de sept artistes contemporains de générations différentes (Etel Adnan, Mireille Kassar, Gilbert Hage, Cynthia Zaven, Nadim Asfar, Danièle Genadry, Saba Innab) dont les travaux ont tous en commun de proposer des paysages, des lieux où se négocient les rapports du politique et du poétique.”"
"Gilbert Hage‘s “Here and Now” part of Mashreq to Maghreb ( sunrise to Sunset) at Hellerau – Europäisches Zentrum der Künste Dresden curated by Mia Habis and Omar Rajeh Opening on February 17th Check out the entire program."
Mashreq to Maghreb
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