Artist Talk: In the Presence / Absence of Mazen Kerbaj

The Self-Portrait and its Double, 2 drawings by Laure Ghorayeb and Mazen Kerbaj, 18.5 × 26 cm each, India ink on paper, 2019, © Mazen Kerbaj

Lebanese comic author, visual artist and musician Mazen Kerbaj and Hatem Iman, curator of the exhibition In the Presence / Absence of Mazen Kerbaj, will explore the relationship of autobiography and politics in underground comics. Since 2011, the two have collaborated on many design projects mostly in the alternative music scene of Beirut.

  • © Victoria Tomaschko

  • © Victoria Tomaschko

  • © Victoria Tomaschko

  • © Victoria Tomaschko

  • © Victoria Tomaschko