Tag Archives: Basim Magdy

Visiting Artist Departure: Basim Magdy

Artist Basim Magdy’s practice takes many forms including photography, film (Super 8 and 16 mm), installation and work on paper, among others. The work is rooted in observations of the current moment, and characterized by a sense of uncertainty about the future. He explores the nature of observing, knowing and remembering, particularly related to war, […]

Visiting Artist Open Studio: Basim Magdy

You’re invited to visit Basim in his studio (#6) in the Guida Family Creative Wing at the Art Center. Artist Basim Magdy’s practice takes many forms including photography, film (Super 8 and 16 mm), installation and work on paper, among others. The work is rooted in observations of the current moment, and characterized by a […]

Visiting Artist Open Studio: Basim Magdy

You’re invited to visit Basim in his studio (#6) in the Guida Family Creative Wing at the Art Center.Artist Basim Magdy’s practice takes many forms including photography, film (Super 8 and 16 mm), installation and work on paper, among others. The work is rooted in observations of the current moment, and characterized by a sense […]

Visiting Artist Open Studio: Basim Magdy

You’re invited to visit Basim in his studio (#6) in the Guida Family Creative Wing at the Art Center. Artist Basim Magdy’s practice takes many forms including photography, film (Super 8 and 16 mm), installation and work on paper, among others. The work is rooted in observations of the current moment, and characterized by a […]

Summer Saturday – Reception for Taking Shapes, New Projects X New Curators & Open Studios

This Summer Saturday marks the opening of Taking Shapes, an exhibition conceived, produced and installed by Evan Carter, Kara Cobb Johnson, Larissa Johnson, Quincy Joyner, Faun Manne and Connie Noyes, students in the Curatorial Practices course taught by Director of Exhibitions, Allison Peters Quinn with assistance from Lauren Leving, 2016 Curatorial Fellow.  The class is a component […]

Artist Talk: Basim Magdy

Please join Hyde Park Art Center on Wednesday, August 3 for an artist talk with current resident Basim Magdy for a focused discussion about his film practice, including experimentation with Super 8 and 16 mm film, unique processing techniques, approach to the medium, as well as his residency experience in Chicago. The program will feature […]

Visiting Artist Open Studio: Basim Magdy

You’re invited to visit Basim in his studio (#6) in the Guida Family Creative Wing at the Art Center. Artist Basim Magdy’s practice takes many forms including photography, film (Super 8 and 16 mm), installation and work on paper, among others. The work is rooted in observations of the current moment, and characterized by a […]

Visiting Artist Arrival: Basim Magdy

Artist Basim Magdy’s practice takes many forms including photography, film (Super 8 and 16 mm), installation and work on paper, among others. The work is rooted in observations of the current moment, and characterized by a sense of uncertainty about the future. He explores the nature of observing, knowing and remembering, particularly related to war, […]