Khaled Ramadan

BIO

Khaled Ramadan

Khaled Ramadan was born in Beirut in 1965. He is an artist, filmmaker, curator and cultural writer. He works in n Europe, Asia and the Arab world.
His fields of specialties include the intersections of the history of constructed media, the fusion of alternative art with aesthetic journalism and media research in relation to internet art content providers.

He works with universities, think-tanks, museums, foundations and media institutions. He has taught at universities and academies across Northern and Southern Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

 

He has worked as senior advisor for the Manifesta Foundation, NL; Spanish Art Council; Maldives Ministry of Culture; the Danish Art Council and the Nordic Institute for Contemporary Art (NIFCA). 


 

He has published several books and articles in international publications, e.g. Trans-Visuality (University of Dublin) BRUMARIA (Spain), Manifesta Journal, NL; and Peripheral Insider, Copenhagen University Press. 
In 2009 Al- Jazeera TV produced a documentary about Ramadan’s activities.

He is a member of the International Association of Curators of Contemporary Art (IKT) and The International Association of Art Critics (AICA).

He co-curated among others the Maldives Pavilion at the 55th Venice Biennale 2013; Manifesta 8, Spain; Guangzhou Triennial, Guangdong Museum of Modern Art, China; and projects for UCCA, Beijing and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid. 

http://www.khaledramadan.org/