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Familiar Stranger brings together a selection of black and white landscape and street photographs. Shot in the city where she was born this series explores the monumental scale of western advertising in relationship to the post-war developing urban setting.

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A.I.R. Gallery is pleased to announce Familiar Stranger, an exhibition of recent photographs by Fellowship Artist Manal Abu-Shaheen. This is Abu-Shaheen’s first solo exhibition in New York City.
Familiar Stranger brings together a selection of black and white landscape and street photographs from Abu-Shaheen’s ongoing series Beirut. Shot in the city where she was born this series explores the …

A.I.R. Gallery is pleased to announce Familiar Stranger, an exhibition of recent photographs by Fellowship Artist Manal Abu-Shaheen. This is Abu-Shaheen’s first solo exhibition in New York City.
Familiar Stranger brings together a selection of black and white landscape and street photographs from Abu-Shaheen’s ongoing series Beirut. Shot in the city where she was born this series explores the monumental scale of western advertising in relationship to the post-war developing urban setting. Abu-Shaheen examines how the idealized image of one culture interacts with the reality of another.
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155 Plymouth Street
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