Rula Makram Khoury Kh_rula@yahoo.com | +972 54 4883527 | Haifa
Creative professional with extensive curatorial and production management experience. Project portfolio includes exhibits, symposia, lectures, film, and theater across Palestine and internationally. Passionate about Palestinian and Arab culture both contemporary and classical, committed to finding creative solutions to obstacles of identity and geo-politics, and a proponent of open and inspiring spaces for young artists and creators. Work Experience Head Curator Manam Haifa: 1 – 14 November 2014
Curated the first Palestinian art exhibition in Historic Palestine since 1948, featuring over 30 artists from across Palestine and the Diaspora. Multimedia exhibition, film screenings, symposium. Organized in collaboration with the Arab Culture Association and the Qalandiya International Biennale
Mapping Procession Ramallah: 29 October 2014
Curated Mapping Procession: Khalil Sakakini Culture Center street intervention piece as part of the Qalandiya International Biennale 2014.
Families Interrupted Adallah: The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel, Haifa: June 2013
Curated a photography exhibit by Jenny Nyman visualizing the reality of denied family unification under the Israeli citizenship law.
Extraction Point Beit Al-Carma, Haifa: June-September, 2012
Photography, installations, and video art exploring the “dispossession state”, a state which nullifies the other and empties her of her culture and history.
Various Projects Palestinian Art Court- al Hoash Gallery, Jerusalem Other Gaza, 2007: photography by George Azar
Cycle, from the “Women’s Thing” Program, 2007: Mixed media, promotion of Palestinian women artists and filmmakers.
My portfolio includes my curriculum vitae and selected curaturial project experience.