• International Modern & Contemp auction at Christies

    Sale 7893

    International Modern & Contemporary Art, Including Masterpieces from The Collection of Dr. Mohammed Said Farsi

    27 April 2010, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 104

    Steve Sabella (Palestinian, b. 1975)

    In Exile

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Steve Sabella (Palestinian, b. 1975)
    In Exile
    signed, titled, dated and numbered 'Steve Sabella - in exile - 2008 - 2/6 (on the reverse)
    Lambda print mounted on aluminium
    49 1/8 x 53½in. (125 x 136cm.)
    Executed in 2008, this work is number two from an edition of six


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    Others from the edition have been exhibited in
    Dubai, This is Not a Love Song, The Empty Quarter, Dubai March 9 April 4, 2010
    Bahrain, National Museum, Palestine, Creativity in all its States, December 10 2009 - February 11, 2010
    Paris, Institut du Monde Arab, Palestine: La Creation Dans Tous Ses Etats, 23 June 22 November 2009
    Berlin, Gallery Caprice Horn, Deconstructing Myths & Realties, May 2 September 10, 2009
    Turin, Palazzo Piozzo, The Gates of Mediterranean, 23 April 28 September, 2008 (illustrated, p. 134)

    Literature

    Hossein Amirsadeghi (ed.), New Vision: Arab Contemporary Art in the 21st Century, London, 2009, p. 250 (illustrated in colour)
    Contemporary Practices Visual Arts from the Middle East magazine, Volume VI 2010.
    LAgenda Magazine, Territory in Exile - Exile of Identity, January 2010, p. 26.