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MONO.KULTUR #43: FATIMA AL QADIRI EXCERPT #03

Your first EP was released under the pseudonym Ayshay. With Genre-Specific Xperience, you started releasing as Fatima Al Qadiri. Why did you abandon that pseudonym?
Having used Islamic a cappella as samples for my first releases, it made sense to use a pseudonym, as this project was a little edgy. I felt like the next record, [...]

MONO.KULTUR #43: FATIMA AL QADIRI EXCERPT #02

Desert Strike is a reflection on your experiences during the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait and the Gulf War in 1990/1991…’
Yes, but it is even more about this disgusting video game with the same title that came out in 1992, which I hated but, at the same time, couldn’t stop playing because it [...]

MONO.KULTUR #43: FATIMA AL QADIRI EXCERPT #01

‘When I was 16, I started going to the clubs in London and did all the other things that I’m not supposed to say on record. It’s funny, when you think of the transformation of cities in one decade… Like the area behind Tottenham Court Road Station in 1997 had some [...]

MONO.KLUB #51: FATIMA AL QADIRI / LONDON

Dear Friends,
last week’s launch of our new issue mono.kultur #43, featuring Kuwaiti producer and artist Fatima Al Qadiri, was so nice that we have to do it all again, this time in London. We will bring her series Bored 1997 to the walls of impossibly hip gallery space KK Outlet on Hoxton Square for two [...]

MONO.KULTUR #43: FATIMA AL QADIRI

Dear Friends,
the world has taken a darker turn since we last spoke, so we feel it’s a fitting time for our new issue mono.kultur #43 with Kuwaiti producer and visual artist Fatima Al Qadiri.
Bending and fusing different genres of music, Al Qadiri has released a handful of largely instrumental albums that often imply [...]

MONO.PUNKT #38: LIBROS MUTANTES / MADRID

Art Book Fair
Casa Encendida
Ronda de Valencia, 2
28012 Madrid
START: Today, 5pm

MONO.KULTUR #43 / SOUNDBITE 03

Launched this Thursday, released online next week: mono.kultur #43, featuring Kuwaiti producer and artist Fatima Al Qadiri.

MONO.KULTUR #43 / SOUNDBITE 02

mono.kultur #43: a protest issue, of sorts.

SOPHIE CALLE / HERE LIE THE SECRETS OF THE VISITORS OF GREEN-WOOD CEMETERY

Creative Time has recently announced the commission of Here Lie the Secrets of the Visitors of Green-Wood Cemetery,  a 25 year long new public artwork by the internationally renowned French conceptual artist and current mono.kultur cover star, Sophie Calle co-presented with Green-Wood Cemetery. The project will debut with a two daylong inaugural event on April 29th and 30th, [...]

MONO.KULTUR #43 / SOUNDBITE 01

On the horizon: mono.kultur #43.