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Chris Coekin

The Altogether  The Altogether by Chris Coekin is a multi-layered body of work that investigates the notion of art, work and struggle. The photographs were produced in a UK factory that began manufacturing copper wire in 1834. The Altogether is concerned with the employees of the factory - the manual workers, the backbone...

Book Launch

The Arab British Centre and Dongola Limited Editions are pleased to invite you to the UK book launch and photograph display of The Distance is Always Other, a collaborative photography artist book by British photographer Chris Coekin and Lebanese photographer Noel Nasr, with text in English and Arabic by Lebanese...

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Press: Alaraby

بعد عامين من العمل على رواية "موسم الهجرة إلى الشمال" للروائي السوداني الطيب صالح(1929-2009)، يطلق الفنان التشكيلي السوداني محمد عمر خليل (1936) معرضاً وكتاباً فنياً، عند السادسة والنصف من مساء الثلاثاء، 26 من الشهر الجاري، في "معهد العالم العربي" في باريس. المشروع هو باكورة أعمال دار "دنقلا" Dongola المتخصّصة بنشر الكتب...

Press: Arab British Centre

The Arab British Centre and Dongola Limited Editions are pleased to invite you to the UK book launch and photograph display of The Distance is Always Other, a collaborative photography artist book by British photographer Chris Coekin and Lebanese photographer Noel Nasr, with text in English and Arabic by Lebanese author and...

Press: UCA

Recreating scenes captured on camera in 1973 by an elderly American couple recording their trip from Beirut to Baalbek, Subject Leader for MA Photography and MA Fashion Photography at UCA Rochester, Chris Coekin, pieced together and recreated the original journey to investigate changes to the region. Collaborating with Lebanese artist Noel Nasr, and Graphic Designer...

Press: L’Orient du Jour

"Chris et Noel: deux inspecteurs geographiques" "Nous interrogeons la photographie en tant que médium, interrompt Noël Nasr, et nous interrogeons sa subjectivité. Il ne s’agit pas là d’un travail nostalgique ou explicatif et narratif, mais simplement d’une expérience relatée par des photographes chevronnés qui ont voulu la partager avec le...

Press: The Daily Star

"Your Lebanon, as seen through 70's cameras" "Lebanon's landscape isn't what it was. That's one reading of "The Distance is Always Other", a show of works by Lebanon's Noel Nasr and the U.K.'s Chris Coekin, now up at ArtLab."   Georgia Beeston, The Daily Star - Lebanon, May 17, 2018Read...