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A Book On a Proposed House Museum for an Unknown Crying Man


ISBN: 9783893571321

Hardcover: 239 pages
Publisher: Berliner Künstlerprogramm des DAAD, 2022
Language: English

This book is an extension and continuation of an artwork titled Proposal for a House Museum of an Unknown Crying Man by artist Mahmoud Khaled, in which he imagines a house museum for an anonymous person who has entered Egypt’s queer history as an “unknown crying man“ and iconic image.

With texts by Sara El Adl, Bassam El Baroni, Edwin Nasr, Hannah Elsisi, Lina Attalah, Ismail Fayed, Hicham Awad.

Designed by Engy Aly.

The publication project Proposal for a Museum of the Unknown Crying Man has been made possible with kind support by DAAD Artists-in-Berlin.


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