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The Byzantine Corner


16.09. - 14.10.2023
Vernissage: 16. September 2023
4 - 7 pm


MKM Gallery shows a stunning piece from Ali Kaaf's Byzantine Corner series. The series is modeled after architectural details of the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul. Ali Kaaf intensly evolkes what is missing. With precision he marks and obscures his objects with holes, cuts, and overlays. Ali Kaaf, born 1977 in Oran, Algeria, to Syrian parents, lives and work in Berlin. Solo & Friends exhibitions are dedicated to one single work, accompanied by the entire current ensemble of MKM arists. Ali Kaaf's The Byzantine Corner is accompanied by works of Walid Raad, Elisabeth Masé, Anita Kapraljevic, Taysir Batniji, Maryam Motallebzadeh, Chaza Charafeddine, Željka Mićanović Miljković, Ekin Su Koç, Emin Turan, Patricia Lambertus, Furkan Akhan, Razan Nassreddine, Alexander Polzin, Chris Newman, Raziye Kubat, Mohamad Al Roumi, Maliheh Afnan, Katharina Karrenberg, Joseph Sassoon Semah, Elza Javakhishvili, Eva Beierheimer & Miriam Laussegger, Antonia Baehr, Ana Sontag. MKM GALLERY Schillerstraße 15 (4th floor) Berlin - Charlottenburg Open to the public on the day of the vernissage, otherwise by personal appointment.

ALI KAAF (2020)

Ali Kaaf (2020)

The Byzantine Corner N6
Gouache, incision with burning
inkjet print on Hahnemühle FineArt Baryta Satin
Version 3/3
60 x 40 cm

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