Iman Issa (EG, 1979) is an artist based in Berlin. Since 2020 she is Professor of Sculpture at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna. Her recent solo exhibitions include Proxies, with a Life of Their Own, Taxispalais Kunsthalle Tirol, Innsbruck (2020); Surrogates, Kunstmuseum St. Gallen (2019); Book of Facts, daadgalerie, Berlin (2019). Issa’s work is held in the collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, amongst others. She is a recipient of the Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise (2017), the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award (2015), HNF-MACBA Award (2012), and the Abraaj Group Art Prize (2013).

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31 March 2021