Rasheed Araeen

English artist

Rasheed Araeen (born 1935) is a London-based conceptual artist, sculptor, painter, writer, and curator.

Rasheed Araeen

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  • Who am I? Where do I come from? How do I a non-European relate to European society I find myself living in but do not belong to? How do I react to its assumptions of white superiority?
    • Making Myself Visible, London: Kala Press, p. 5 (1984).
  • As the journey of "Third Text", a collaborative art project that brings together participants from all over the world, particularly from Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Latin America, continues, the idea also begins contemplating those land-based projects which were somewhat abandoned in the early seventies.
    • Art Beyond Art: Ecoaesthetics: A Manifesto for the 21st Century, London: ThirdText Publications, p. 5 (2010).

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