Khaled Barakeh

Khaled Barakeh, The Shake

Khaled Barakeh, The Shake, 2013

Khaled Barakeh (*1976 Damaskus), graduierte 2005 an der Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Damaskus und schloss seinen MFA an der Funen Art Academy in Odense, Dänemark, 2010 ab. 2013 machte Barakeh seinen Abschluss als Meisterschüler bei Prof. Simon Starling an der Städelschule in Frankfurt am Main. Khaled Barakeh lebt und arbeitet in Berlin.



2017 UdK, Berlin Career College, Artist Training. Berlin.

2015 – 2016 Paul-Hindemith-Schule. Frankfurt



2016 ZK/U – Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanistik; Berlin

2015 Roberto Cimetta, Paris

2013 ThePlayhouse ICAN; Nordirland

2012 Hessischen Filmförderung, Frankfurt

2011 The British Council; Beirut



2015 ‚iKB‘ Curated by the artist; Organised by Corinna Bimboese. Atelierfrankfurt, Frankfurt a.M.

2014 ‚ON THE ROPES‘ Curated by the artist at his studio, Frankfurt a.M.

2013 ‘TRANSMIGRATIONS’ Curated by Susanne Husse. District Kunst und Kulturförderung. Berlin

2010 ‚ISOMERIZATION‘ Curated by Anna Krogh. Kunsthallen Brandts. Odense, DK

2006 ‘UNTITLED’ Curated by the artist. Le CCF. Amman

2005 ‘Ink On My Hands’ Curated by Leccas Delphine. Le CCF. Damaskus.


Gruppenausstellungen (Auswahl)

2016 ‚WHY NOT ASK AGAIN: Arguments, Counter-arguments, and Stories‘, The 11th Shanghai Biennale

2017 ‚WE SHOUT AND SHOUT, BUT NO ONE LISTENS‘ Curated by Tone Olaf Nielsen & Frederikke Hansen; CAMP

(Center for Art on Migration Politics), Kopenhagen.

2016 ‚SANS PAPIERS‘ Curated by Simone Zaugg and Pfelder; Kurt-Kurt, Berlin

2016 ‚Beachhead’s PEACE OF MIND‘ Curated by Misal Adnan Yildiz; Artspace, Auckland, NZ

2016 ‚If All Relationships Were to Reach Equilibrium, Then This Building Would Dissolve’ Curated by Miguel Amado;

Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art, England.

2015 ‚APRICOTS FROM DAMASCUS‘ Organized by Atıf Akın and Dilek Winchester SALT Galata. Istanbul

2015 ‚TITLED‘ Curated by Adela Demetja. Heike Strelow Gallery, Frankfurt a.M

2015 ‚OVERSHADOWED‘ Curated by Tobias Mörike. Gallery Holger John, Dresden,

2015 ‚MAIL ART‘ Curated Line Krom Jutta Heun. Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany.

2014 ‚NEW FRANKFURT INTERNATIONALS – SOLID SIGNS‘ Curated by Lilian Engelmann, Frankfurter Kunstverein.

2014 ‚IN PLAIN SIGHT‘ Curated by Sarah Lookofsky. Smack Mellon. New York, USA.

2013 ‚SAY MY NAME SAY MY NAME’ Curated by Bernd Reiß. MMK Museum Für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt Am Main

2013 ‘WELCOME’ Curated by Line Sandvad Mengers. LSM Project Space, Laven, DK

2013 ‘SYRIA’S ART OF RESISTANCE’ Curated by Zaher Omreen. Rich Mix Gallery, London; The Round Tower, Kopenhagen

2013 ‘LOCUS’ Curated by Didem Yazıcı. Künstlerhaus Stuttgart

2013 ‘HOME STORIES’ Curated by Nicola Muellerschoen. Villa 102, Frankfurt a.M.

2013 ‘FRAGILE STATES’ Curated by Sidd Joag. Brian Morris Gallery. New York

2012 ‘IMAGINED COMMUNITIES’ Curated by Miguel Amado. Golden Thread Gallery. Belfast

2012 ‘THE CHANGING ROOM’ Curated by Aida Eltorie. The Underground Gallery. London

2011 ‘WE ARE NOWHERE AND IT IS NOW’ Curated by Patrick Keaveney & Didem Yazıcı. Occupy Space. Limerick, Ireland.

2010 ‘UNTITLED NO.5’ Curated by Lars Rahbek. Larm Gallery, Kopenhagen.


Projekte / Kollaborationen

2013 ‘MOBILE ACADEMY’ Curated by Simon Starling; Organized by Thuy-Han Nguyen Chi & Susanne Husse.

Ha Noi, Hoi An, Sai Gon and Berlin.

2011 ‘WHEN IN ROME’ Curated and organized by Simon Starling and Mark Mangion. Malta Contemporary Art

Foundation. Valletta, Malta. Movement gallery. London

2009 ‘BUILDING DEMOCRACY’ Curated by the collective. Overgaden. Copenhagen; and Rum46. Århus