The Forbidden Fruit—On Art and Public Space Relations
A short talk held at FUTURE MEMORIES Conference, Addis Ababa, 18 September 2014.
Between 2012 and 2014, she initiated a cycle of online exhibitions with Arte East on contemporary art in Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia. She is also co-editor of Pas de Deux, a publication which features the residency programme bearing the same title that she curated at Villa Romana (Florence 2014). Her latest publications include: “Biennale, from Grounding to Meeting Space” (POSITION Social Changes through Art in the Arab World, Akademie der Künste, Berlin 2014); “The Building up of a Network of Residencies in Maghreb and Beyond” (Take On Art, Delhi 2013); “Beat Generation, made in Morocco” (L’art même, Brussels 2012). Parallel to her role as a consultant on visual art and cultural initiatives in North Africa, Sebti is a board member of the International Biennale Association.