Egyptian artist Moataz Nasr explores traditions and new globalism, questioning geopolitical and social development in Africa. For Nasr, the artistic practice is a tool and a language that embraces art, sociology and history in order to encourage dialogue across geographical boundaries. His most recent group shows are The See Is My Land, curated by Francesco Bonomi and Emanuela Mazzonis, MAXXI, Rome, 2013; Metropolis. Afriques Capitales, curated by Simon Njami, La Villette, Paris, 2017; and Senses of Time: Video and Film-based Arts of Africa, LACMA and The Smithsonian National Museum of African Arts, Washington, 2017. His most recent solo show are: Galleria Continua / Beijing, 2012 and Galleria Continua / Les Moulins, 2015. In 2017, he was selected to represent Egypt for the 57th Venice Biennale.