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Iman Issa was born in 1979 in Cairo, Egypt. She has bene the subject of many solo exhibitions, including at the Gezira Arts Center, Cairo, Egypt (2002); Bielefelder Kunstverein, Bielefeld, Germany (2010); Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain (2015); and Taxispalais Kunsthalle Tirol, Innsbruck, Austria (2020). She has participated in several group exhibitions, including Dar El-Hiwar, Goethe Institute, Cairo, Egypt (2002); Memorial To The Iraq War, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, UK (2007); Buildering: Misbehaving the City, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH (2014); Memory Matters, Skissernas Museum, Lund, Sweden (2018); and Aimless. Confronting Imago Mundi, Es Baluard Museum, Palma, Spain (2023). Issa currently lives and works between Cairo, Egypt and Berlin, Germany.

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