It’s not you, it’s me

Edited by: Tridad Zolghadr & Hassan Khan

Published for Biennale Arte 2009 and edited by Tridad Zolghadr & Hassan Khan, It’s not you, it’s me is a playful commentary on the notion of exhibition making and nation building. It documents the rise of the UAE art scene and discusses future museum projects. A large section is dedicated to National Pavilion UAE’s featured artist Lamya Gargash. This 184-page book features essays by: Tirdad Zolghadr, Manuel Krebs, Antonia Carver and Shumon Basar.


  • English & Arabic


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  • Tirdad Zolghadr
  • Lamya Gargash
  • Manuel Krebs
  • Rawaan Al Khatib
  • Antonia Carver
  • Shumon Basar