International exhibition of Contemporary Art & performance
Al-Tiba9 international contemporary art dedicated to the visual arts, in particular painting, sculpture, photography, video & net art and performance. Al-Tiba9 is an Algerian art project curated by Mo’ Mohamed Benhadj. Its aim to seize in a particular and intuitive way the social reality that consists of creating an interface between art and society.
For this reason, Al-Tiba9 curator established an annual international exhibition since 2013. It has grown and created year after year a network of collaborations with international artists from North Africa, Middle East and western origins, Museums and Galleries.
During its six editions, Al-Tiba9 curators have worked with established artists from different backgrounds in the international art scene and promoted emergent artists from paintings, photography, installation, video & virtual art performance and Fashion design.
Since 2015, the annual exhibition has been held at Bardo National Museum of Algiers, and it was extended to the western for its 5th and 6th edition that were held at "UPF -Pompeu Fabra" Cuitadella in Barcelona, Spain and it will continue for its next exhibitions at MAMA contemporary and modern art museum of Algiers, one of the most popular venues for contemporary art in Algeria and also in most popular capitals for art in Europe.
Contemporary Fashion Weekend
Fashion Design & Performance
International platform connected with established contemporary perspectives in the fields of fashion design and performance art.
Al-Tiba9 contemporary Fashion Weekend (ACFW) is a platform showcasing the emerging and established independent designers from the Arab world and around the globe who are connected with established contemporary perspectives in the fields of fashion, art, and performance and gives those creative artists a unique opportunity to be visible in an avant garde global scale platform.
Designers are encouraged to let their artistic energy grow and express their creative visions into reality where the impossible become possible on the runway.
ACFW is a weekend of Fashion like no other! Blending contemporary fashion and performance art from around the globe with high profile designers, ACFW comes alive as part of the main edition with a weekend of performing runway shows, exhibitions, and more...
Independent artist-run international publication which showcases experimental and progressive contemporary art, reflecting modern society and its environment
Al-Tiba9 Art Magazine is an independent artist-run international publication which showcases experimental and progressive contemporary art, reflecting modern society and its environment, provoking conversation and action; fostering innovation and diversity of mediums which make today’s art scene so intriguing.
Al-Tiba9 Mag covers photography, paintings, visual art, music, film and performance. Al-Tiba9 Mag covers Artists with a primary focus on contemporary visual art reflecting modern society and its environment.
The magazine includes features on art for artists from around the globe, it aims to give spotlight and to provide a unique art space for artists. Unlike gallery spaces, it aims also to create a space where individual artists can freely express themselves and become media themselves.and engage the selected artists with our readers and followers everyday through our social media, website and print and digital issues.
About Al-Tiba9 project
Al-Tiba9 is curated and organized since 2013 by the Algerian artist and curator Mo’ Mohamed Benhadj.
Initially launched in Algeria, the event has been taking place in Barcelona for two years and over the years has become increasingly important worldwide. In this interview, Mohamed Benhadj returns to the 6th edition, recently organized in Barcelona featuring Arab and Western artists, and explains his artistic approach as well as the ambitions of this contemporary artistic event which loudly claims its roots.
Interviewed by Sihem Bounabi, Cultural journalist for Reporters Newspaper.