Ghaith Mofeed (Syria) is a visual and conceptual artist. His works document the historical and geographical voyages of his ancestral heritage and the journey that is being experienced today. His upcoming works investigate the hidden possibilities and the limits created with the displacement of people.
During his residency Ghaith will be developing his new sound installation Transmissions, a radio transmission in different languages. While simultaneously doing a research on cartographic elements for his new untitled work that investigates the actual unseen distance between countries.
Ghaith currently works in production at Protocinema, an art organization realising site-aware exhibitions in different places in the world. He has also worked for several Istanbul and international based art organisations, including, Alt Art Space, Istanbul Biennial, Art international, and Moving Image art fair.
Exhibitions include a solo show in 2015, The value of a cell at 5533 in Istanbul, as part of Protocinema’s Proto5533 emerging artists and curators exhibition series.