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Faisal Abdu’Allah’s powerful tapestries

POSTED: 03 January 2019

Artimage looks back at 2018's top art stories - including our exhibition The Duppy Conqueror And Other Stories

Artimage has selected their top five art stories from 2018, featuring our exhibition by Faisal Abdu'Allah alongside Andy Warhol, Pogus Caesar, Simon Callery, Sonia Boyce and many more. 

Read the full list - and an interview with Abdu'Allah - on Artimage here.

The Duppy Conqueror And Other Stories
was at Autograph's gallery in Shoreditch during early 2018. Abdu'Allah explored probing questions about history, myth, faith, masculinity, memory and violence, as well as race, representation and iconography.

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The Duppy Conqueror And Other Stories

15 Dec 2017 - 4 Apr 2018

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Read Artimage's interview with Faisal Abdu'Allah


Supported using public funding by Arts Council England
University of Wisconsin Madison

Images, from top: 1) The Duppy Conqueror & Other Works gallery installation at Autograph, London. Photograph: Zoe Maxwell. 2) Faisal Abdu’Allah Duppy Conqueror, 2017. Jacquard tapestry. 3) Faisal Abdu-Allah, The Barber’s Chair, 2017. Commissioned by Autograph. Installation photograph by Ben Reeves. 4) Faisal Abdu'Allah live salon.