Marwan Moujaes (LB)
Marwan Moujaes (1989) is a Lebanese artist working between Beirut and Paris. He is graduated from the Lebanese University in Beirut, the Valenciennes’ School of Art and Design and from the Sorbonne University in Paris. Starting september 2018, Marwan Moujaes will be part of the 12 months art residency and the Jan van Eyck Academy. He is currently a member of the research team of art and art sciences department at the University Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne in Paris. In his PhD Marwan Moujaes investigates on the possible spaces of encounter between contemporary art and the work of mourning. He was part of the Tingshus art residency in Gamleby, Sweden, The Ideal Art Residency with the museum of Loss and Renewal, Scotland and Artconnexion in France. More recently, his work "I brought you candies, because flowers are perishable" was awarded the public's choice award at the sciences-po prize for contemporary art in Paris.