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mathaf days } day one } to make a museum my home

I’m creating a section called ‘Mathaf Days’ to chronicle my six day residency at Qatar’s Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, and generally my time in Doha, which invariably makes its way into my work. I’m excited and terrified. I’m creating and learning. And overall, I feel like I’m in a pretty good place right now.

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the traveling tap 2 } current location } doha, qatar

This tapestry is in Doha at the moment, being taken care of by one of my best friends, Maysaa Almumin. To locate the other four tapestries and where they are and have been, click on tapestry 1, tapestry 3, tapestry 4 or tapestry 5. And if you’re interested in taking care of one of these […]

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Homes:Maysaa Al-Mumin & Thomas Modeen|Doha, Qatar

    One moment she was in my studio in Kuwait, and the next she was in an American SUV driven by Maysaa Al-Mumin en route to Doha, Qatar via Saudi Arabia. She’s now finally up on the Modeen living room wall. This painting, The Note, has seen many exhibitions and even traveled to Florence […]

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