100 most powerful Arab women 2013
Thu 28 Feb 2013 12:58 PM
Ebtisam Abdulaziz
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Ebtisam Abdulaziz

Industry: Arts and entertainment

Designation: Artist

Country: UAE

Occupation: Artist

Ebtisam Abdulaziz is an artist, writer and curator. Her work has been exhibited at a range of venues, from Dubai’s Third Line Gallery to the Sharjah Art Museum. Her work has also been shown in the Denmark National Museum, Copenhagen, the UAE’s platform at the 2009 Venice Biennale, the Kunst Museum, Bonn and the Singapore Biennial. In 2009, she curated the annual Emirati Fine Arts exhibition at the Sharjah Art Museum.

Her recent work, entitled Autobiography 2012, is an exploration of ‘system art,’ a term used to describe a type of abstract art characterised by geometric forms, placed either in a single concentrated image or repeated in a system.