From September 10 to October 31, 2019, Galerie XII presents Un Orient alors en paix (A then peaceful East), a double exhibition of artists Dolores Marat and Patrizia Mussa, as part of the third biennial of the photographers of the contemporary Arab world. Syria, Yemen, Egypt, Jordan: these countries offered the western traveler initiatory wanderings, immersion in places steeped in ancient civilisations . They inspired a considerable iconography, since the drawings of the Commission of Egypt, watercolors by David Roberts in Jordan, photographs by Félix Bonfils and many others. For the last twenty years, these lands are the scene of fights […]
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