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Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist

Malmö Konsthall

September 19, 2020 – January 10, 2021

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist, installation view, Malmö Konsthall, Malmö, Sweden (2020). Courtesy the Hassan Sharif Estate; Alexander Gray Associates, New York; gb agency, Paris; Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde, Dubai & Sharjah Art Museum. Photo: Helene Toresdotter.

Press Release

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist
September 19, 2020 – January 10, 2021
Malmö Konsthall
Malmö, Sweden


The institution's press release follows:

Hassan Sharif: I Am The Single Work Artist includes just over 150 pieces, which range from early satirical cartoons and documentation of the performances in the Hatta desert to sculptural works that were produced in the last year of his life. The emphasis in the exhibition is on sculptures and objects. The exhibition was on view at KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, in spring 2020 and will be on view at The Musée d’art moderne et contemporain (MAMC), Saint-Étienne, in spring 2021.

The exhibition is originally organized by Sharjah Art Foundation, Sharjah, UAE, and curated by Hoor Al Qasimi. The European tour of the exhibition has been organized by Sharjah Art Foundation in collaboration with Krist Gruijthuijsen, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, and Mats Stjernstedt, Malmö Konsthall.