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HAIR+NAILS NADA Miami 2021 Booth 5.01: Manal Kara

HAIRandNAILS is pleased to present a solo exhibition of work by Gary, IN based poet/visual artist Manal Kara including a collection of their wall-mounted Portals, made of ceramic and photographic prints on fabric, stacked and stitched together. They are visual and text-based poems, field notes, observations from deep listening during walks, drives and travel in general. There are also text-based paintings, and several small sculptures.

Manal Kara is a Moroccan-American self-taught interdisciplinary artist. Their work has been exhibited across the United States as well as in Istanbul, Vienna, Melbourne, and Berlin. Recent solo exhibitions include Xylem & Phlöem at No Place Gallery in Columbus, OH, The Viewing-Room Vs. The Adoring-Gaze at Interstate Projects in Brooklyn, NY, Song of the Other Worm at Prairie in Chicago IL and Terassin’ Like a Slug Outta Heaven at Basketshop in Cincinnati, OH. Recent group shows include K as in knight at Helena Anrather in NYC, RIGHT NOW at HAIRandNAILS in Minneapolis, and The Human Scale at Rochester Art Center in Rochester, MN. They have attended residencies at ACRE, Ox-Bow, September Spring at the Kesey Farm, and Project Freewill. Upcoming solo exhibitions include Shulamit Nazarian, LA and HAIRandNAILS, MPLS.

www.manalkara.com @slug_bobby_how

GALLERY CONTACT:

HAIR+NAILS
Kristin Van Loon & Ryan Fontaine
2222 E. 35th St. Minneapolis, MN 55407
hairandnailsart@gmail.com

415-987-3037 (Ryan)

612-229-0585 (Kristin)

www.hairandnailsart.com

ig:@hairandnailsmpls

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Other HAIRandNAILS artists:
KIM BENSON
JONATHAN HERRERA SOTO
RACHEL COLLIER
CAMERON DOWNEY
AMTK
GREG RICK
SOPHIA CHAI

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