Iman Issa

Part-time Lecturer

Iman Issa (born 1979, Cairo) is an artist based in Cairo and New York. Recent group and solo exhibitions include 21er Haus, Vienna, MACBA, Barcelona, Perez Art Museum, Miami, the 12th Sharjah biennial, the 8th Berlin Biennial, MuHKA, Antwerp, Tensta Konsthall, Spånga, New Museum, New York, and KW Institute of Contemporary Art, Berlin. Books include Common Elements published by the Glasgow Sculpture Studios and Thirty-three Stories about Reasonable Characters in Familiar Places published by the SculptureCenter in 2011. In 2012 Issa was awarded the HNF-MACBA Award and in 2013 she was awarded the Abraaj Group Art Prize. Issa teaches at the Cooper Union School of Art.