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Based in the old city of Jerusalem, Gallery ANADIEL specializes in international contemporary art with a particular focus on the Middle East. Since its opening in 1992, Anadiel organized a series of exhibitions for Middle Eastern and international artists including the first solo exhibition in the region for Mona Hatoum in 1996. It also hosted exhibitions for prominent artists such as Gulsun Karamustafa, Zoe Leonard and Jean-Marc Bustamante. Through participating in major art events around the world and a program of collaboration with international galleries and art institutions, Anadiel aims to carry its program from the heart of Jerusalem to a worldwide audience.

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In 1992, the first intifada was entering its sixth year. Media interest in Palestinians had increased since the intifada began and images of youths throwing stones at tanks and heavily armed soldiers of the Israeli Defence force had become international symbols of the situation.  The real impact of the intifada on Palestinian society was not so easily...