Residencies

The Mosaic Rooms benefits from having a Guest studio on the premises. This studio is available for use by guests of organisations, and individuals visiting London from the Middle East for cultural, artistic or educational projects.

For any further enquiries on Residencies please contact us at info@mosaicrooms.org. To be considered please complete the Application Form.

Studio Residents

Timo Kaabi-Linke

2014

Timo Kaabi-Linke stayed with us in September/October 2014 ahead of the opening of The Future Rewound & The Cabinet of Souls.

Nadia Kaabi-Linke

2014

Nadia Kaabi-Linke stayed with us in September/October 2014 ahead of the opening of her first UK solo show, The Future Rewound & The Cabinet of Souls.

Dor Guez

2014

Dor Guez stayed with us in August 2014 ahead of his exhibtion at the ICA opening in 2015. View CV.

Dalia Taha

2014

Dalia Taha stayed with us in the summer of 2013 while she worked on a new play with the Royal Court Theatre.

Sadek Rahim

2014

Algerian artist Sadek Rahim stayed with us in April/May 2014 developing a new site-specific work for the exhibition Intervening Space: From The Intimate To The World. Download CV.

Ubah Cristina Ali Farah

2014

Ubah Cristina Ali Farah is a Somali-Italian novelist and poet. She stayed with us in April 2014 for her event Mail Box with poet Elmi Ali.

Laeticia Semaan

2014

Laeticia Semaan stayed with us in March 2014 during her participation in the Francophonie Improvisation Festival in London.

Hanoos Hanoos

2014

Hanoos Hanoos stayed with us in January 2014 during the opening week of Threads of Light//Al-Mutanabbi Street Starts Here. Visit his website.

Lawand

2013

Artist Lawand stayed with us in October 2013 during his exhibition Equinox, From Beirut to London at The Mosaic Rooms. View CV.

Nicolas Bellavance-Lecompte

2013

Nicolas Bellavance-Lecompte stayed with us during Carwan Gallery’s pop up at The Mosaic Rooms as part of London Design Festival

Dirar Kalash

2013

Multi-instrumentalist and composer, Dirar Kalash stayed with us in June 2013 during the opening week of YAYA12. He performed his second prizewinning piece at the YAYA12 launch party as part of Shubbak 2013.

Mara Goldwyn

2013

Resident whilst undertaking research in London for the upcoming Slavs & Tartars solo engagements at the Dallas Museum of Art and GfZK Leipzig in 2014. Visit their website.

Dor Guez

2013

Dor Guez stayed with us in April 2013 during his exhibition ’40 Days’ at The Mosaic Rooms. View CV.

Abdellatif Laâbi

2013

Moroccan poet, novelist, playwright, translator, and political activist Abdellatif Laâbi stayed with us in 2013 for the English language launch of his acclaimed novel The Bottom of the Jar. Visit his website here.

Fadia Faqir

2013

Dr Fadia Faqir stayed with us in March 2013. She ran a Fiction from Art masterclass with aspiring writers. Visit Dr Faqir’s website here.

Hazem Harb

2013

Hazem Harb stayed with us for the second time in February/March 2013 during his exhibition at the inaugural Art13 London art fair. Download CV.

Asma’a Azaizeh

2013

Asma’a Azaizeh won the A.M. Qattan Foundation’s Young Writer Award in 2010 and published her first collection of poetry ‘Liwa’ in 2o11. She stayed with us in January 2013. Visit her blog here.

Ghassan Zaqtan

2012

Palestinian poet Ghassan Zaqtan stayed with us in November 2012 as he launched his most recent collection of poetry, Like a Straw Bird It Follows Me in its English translation.

Abderrahim Yamou

2012

Abderrahim Yamou stayed with us in 2012 during his exhibition Working from Life. He has exhibited widely in group and solo shows throughout Europe and North Africa.

Heidi Paredes

2012

Heidi Peredes has been working and supporting several cultural organisations and individuals including Beit Almusica, the Salma Dance Academy, the Hip-Hop group DAM and many more. She stayed with us in the summer of 2012. Download CV.

Lucien Bourjeily

2012

Lebanese writer, director and social activist. Lucien Bourjeily stayed with us in 2012 as he was preparing for his immersive theatrical show “66 minutes in Damascus” with the LIFT festival.  Visit his website.

Shahira Fawmy

2012

Shahira Fawmy was one of the architects part of the Home exhibition in Summer 2o12. She stayed with us during the exhibition. Download CV.

Jeremie Bennequin

2012

Jeremy stayed with us during his participation in a group show entitled ‘Point Fragile’ at Selma Feriani Gallery. Download CV.

Laudi Abilama

2012

Laudi resided with us from February until March 2012. She was working on the London edition of her project ‘The Great Expression / Depression’, & doing some education & outreach work with us. Download CV

Fawzy Emrany

2011

Fawzy is a Palestinian artist, resident whilst taking part in the group exhibition Passport to Palestine at La Scatola Gallery and Janet Rady Fine Art.  Download CV

Fadi Azzam

2011

Syrian author Fadi Azzam was resident during the launch of his book ‘Sarmada’ with Swallow Editions. Press release

Nedda El-Asmar

2011

Nedda El-Asmar was resident during her exhibition at The Mosaic Rooms. Visit her website here.

Rania Matar

2011

Rania Matar was resident during his exhibition at the Mosaic Rooms. Visit her website here.

Mohammed Joha

2011

Mohammed Joha was resident during his exhibition at the Mosaic Rooms. Visit his website here.

Gauri Gill

2011

Gauri is an Indian artist who was resident during her solo exhibition at Green Cardamom gallery. Download CV

John Halaka

2011

John Halaka was resident during his exhibition at the Mosaic Rooms. Visit his website here.

Ziad Antar

2011

Ziad is a Lebanese Artist, who was resident during his exhibition at the Selma Feriani Gallery. Download CV (more…)

Layan Shawabkeh

2011

Winner of the Young Artist of the Year 2008 Award, Layan was resident during the exhibition at the Mosaic Rooms. Download CV

Zeina Barhoum

2011

Classically trained soprano from Jordan, resident whilst taking classes with acclaimed vocal coaches in London. Download CV

Hazem Harb

2011

Hazem was resident during his exhibition at the Mosaic Rooms. Download CV

Abir Boukhari

2011

Founder of All Art Now, Abir was resident during her internship at Tate. Download CV

Pascal Hachem

2011

Pascal is a Lebanese Artist, who was resident during his exhibition at the Selma Feriani Gallery. Download CV

Walaa Ahmed Al Qaisiya

2011

Intern from the Palestinian Literature Festival, Walaa was resident during her internship at Bloomsbury Publishing. Download CV

Betty Shamieh

2009

American-Palestinian playwright, author, screenwriter and actress Betty Shamieh stayed with us in 2009. Visit her website.