Hassan Khan

Khan (b. 1975, Egypt) is an artist, musician and writer living in Cairo, Egypt. He works with image, sound, text, space and situation. Selected solo shows include Gezira Art Center, Cairo (1999), Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris (2004), A Space Gallery, Toronto (2005), Gasworks, London (2006) and Le Plateau, Paris (2007). Khan has also participated in the Istanbul (2003), Seville (2006), Sydney (2006), Thessaloniki (2007) and Contour (2007) biennales amongst other international group shows. As a musician he has composed soundtracks for theater and performed his own pieces in venues including Melkweg (Amsterdam), Lydmar (Stockholm), Babylon (Istanbul), Whitechapel (London), Cairo Jazz Club (Cairo), KBB (Barcelona), Strange Fruit (Beirut), SESC Sao Paolo (Sao Paolo) Podewil (Berlin) and Point Ephemere (Paris). His album tabla dubb is available on on the 100copies label. Khan is also published widely in both Arabic and English.

Khan performed at the Kazimier on Saturday 20 September 2014.