Alwan Center for The Arts

Artist Talk

13 October 2015


16 Beaver Street, 4th Floor

New York, NY 10004

Solo Exhibition Evidence 

12 September - 24 October 2015
Opening Saturday 12 September 4-6pm
Book Signing 17 September 6 - 8 pm
526 W 26th St #417,
New York, NY 10001

GoEun Museum of Photography
46 works from Evidence
showing in TWO MOONS
Busan, Korea
29 August - 25 November 2015

Artist Talk 30 August 2015

Staatliche Kunstsammlungen
Evidence showing in
Conflict Time Photography
Dresden, Germany.

31 July - 25 October 2015

The Arab Biennal of Photography
Institut du Monde Arabe et
Maison Europeenne de la Photographie
Paris, France.
10 November 2015 - 17 January 2016

Paris Photo
New Works showing with
Purdy Hicks Gallery
Paris, France
12 - 15 November 2015

Recent Reviews for Evidence:

Best Books of 2014 The New Yorker

Best Photography Books of 2014 The Telegraph

Best Photography Books of 2014 The Independent

Selected by Yumi Goto on PhotoBookStore

National Public Radio

The Culture Trip

Reviewed by Sean O'Hagan in the Guardian

Interview with Middle East Monitor

Tate Etc. Magazine Autumn digital issue

The Economist Get Addicted To

10 April - 5 July 2015 Evidence at Museum 

Folkswang Essen, Germany.

February 16  2015

Photographing History:  TATE MODERN

Hrair Sarkissian, Chloe 

Dewe Mathews and Diana

Matar join curators Simon 

Baker in  conversation. 

January 8  2015.

Arts Club London.  

Diana Matar in conversation 

with Simon Baker, 

curator of photography 

and international art 

Tate Modern. 

November 27  2014

Book Launch Purdy Hicks Gallery 

with a talk by philosopher Devorah Baum 

You can see the talk recorded here.

November 25  2014 through March 15  2015

Evidence showing at TATE MODERN in the exhibition Conflict,Time,Photography.

November 14  2014

Book signing at PARIS PHOTO

stand D/40 Grand Palais. 5pm.

November 13 - 16  2014

Showing with Purdy Hicks Gallery


stand D 40 in the Grand Palais. 

November  2014

Monograph of Evidence 

published by

Schilt Publishing,


September  2014

Evidence awarded 

Arts Council England Grant for Individual Artists

Summer and Autumn  2014 - New Acquisitions:

The Victoria and Albert Museum

The Museum of Contemporary Photography Chicago

The Museum of Fine Arts Houston

Santa Barbara Museum of Art

The Harry Ransom Center 

Michigan State University

The Charles Dee Mitchell Collection on Violence in the 21st Century.


7pm September 9th  2014.

Evidence: Photography and Political Disappearance 

Artist's Lecture at Michigan State University Library 


December  2013

Disappearance and Evidence featured in Ojodepez 35

September  2013 

Work published in Internazionale. 

April 2013 

Work published in the The New Yorker Magazine and

  New Yorker photo booth


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