zakharif projects

Selected publications:



Marwan: Topographies of the Soul

in: Barjeel Foundation: Topographies of the Soul, Exhibition Catalogue



The Art of Persuasion. Posters of the Anonymous Syrian Artist Collective Alshaab alsori aref tarekh

in: Malu Halasa and Aram Tahhan (eds.): Syria Speaks. Art and Culture From the Frontline, London: Saqi Books (forthcoming)

Zwischen Traum und Trauma. Mohamad Malas' Film "Ladder to Damascus"

Kunst im Kreuzfeuer. Syrische KünstlerInnen drei Jahre nach Beginn der Revolte

Springerin 02/14 

(print, in German)


Whose Contemporaneity?

in: Errors Allowed. Mediterranea 16, Young Artists' Biennial Ancona 2013, exhibition catalogue


A Piece of Collective Memory Mosaic: Salah Saouli's The Days of the Blue Bat (original in German)


Creative Awakening. Art and protests in Syria, March 2012 (original in German)


Swimming Against the Tide, July 2012 (original in German)


Von der Notwendigkeit schnellen Agierens. Die syrische Online-Videoszene und ihr Engagement für eine neue Zivilgesellschaft

Springerin 03/12

(print, in German)


The Hunt for Awkward Cultural Activists, August 2012 (original in German)


Somewhere Between Art and Activism. Video art from Syria, November 2012 (original in German)




Belonging to Yourself. Interview with Syrian artist Buthayna Ali, May 2011


The End of Tolerance, May 2011 (original in German)



Springerin 03/11

(print, in German)


Winds of Change, August 2011


The Art of Ambiguity, September 2011



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