Gaza, Jerusalem, Al-Ma’mal Exhibition
غزة، القدس، معرض المعمل

Gaza Create shop 2015

Gaza (PS), 26 August – 8 September 2015

In 2015 a Disarming Design Create-shop took place for the first time in Gaza. Local artists and designers worked together with localartisans and producers to develop new contemporary products for the Disarming Design collection.

Credits/Participants: Shayma Hassanein (PS), Maha Aldaya (PS), Bushra Abed (PS), Maysa Bardaweil (PS), Majdal Nateel (PS), Dalia Abdel Rahman (PS), Raed Issa (PS), Mohamed Hawajri (PS), Omar Shala (PS), Ibrahim Muhtadi (PS), Mohamed Zomar (PS), Rauf Ajouri (PS), Sohail Salem (PS), Mohamed Musallam (PS)

Jerusalem Create shop 2015

Jerusalem, Palestine, 26 August – 10 September 2015

In the summer 2015 more than 20 Palestinian and international designers, artists and students took part in the Disarming Design Create-Shop in Jerusalem. For almost three weeks they worked in close collaboration with the artisans of the Old city of Jerusalem to develop new meaningful Palestinian products.

Credits / Participants: Raneem Turjman (PS), Monika Grütze (LT), Sherin Allan (PS), Aya Kirresh (PS), Bashar Hassuneh (PS), Ghadeer Dajani (PS), Vida Daher (PS), Dina Daher (PS), Arthur Röing Baer (DE/SE), Ayat Bader (PS), Ibrahim Alhindi (PS), Dana Alami (PS), Florian Macklenburg (DE), Riham Isac (PS), Hein van Duppen (NL), Areej Ashhab (PS), Birte Veenkamp (NL)

Al-Ma’mal Create Shop Exhibition 2015

Al-Ma’mal, Old city, Jerusalem (PS), 10 September – 18 September 2015

During this year’s 3-week create shop, 18 artists and designers in Jerusalem and 12 in Gaza have developed remarkable new goods that will soon be sold via the online store. The create-shop course was guided and organized by Disarming Design (Annelys de Vet and Sami Khaldi), and included independent curators, artists and designers such as: Jumana Abboud, Aline Khoury, Benji Boyadgian, Yazan Khalili, Lara Khaldi, Alya Rayyan, and Rudy Luijters.

An exhibition featuring the participants and output from the create-shop took place from September 10 – September 18, 2015 in art center Al Ma’mal in the old center of Jerusalem.

Participants: Raneem Turjman (PS), Monika Grütze (LT), Sherin Allan (PS), Aya Kirresh (PS), Bashar Hassuneh (PS), Ghadeer Dajani (PS), Vida Daher (PS), Dina Daher (PS), Arthur Röing Baer (DE/SE), Ayat Bader (PS), Ibrahim Alhindi (PS) Dana Alami (PS), Florian Macklenburg (DE), Riham Isac (PS), Hein van Duppen (NL), Areej Ashhab (PS), Birte Veenkamp (NL)

Acknowledgements: Al-Ma’mal foundation, Aline Khoury.

PRODUCTS IN OUR COLLECTION FROM THIS WORKSHOP