Replica for Illustration
Book of Facts: A Proposition
Heritage Studies
Lexicon
Common Elements
Material
Thirty-three Stories about Reasonable Characters in Familiar Places
The Revolutionary
Colors, Lines, Numbers, Symbols, Shapes, and Images
Triptych #6
Triptych #5
Triptych #4
Triptych #3
Triptych #2
Triptych #1
Window Series
Proposal for an Iraq War Memorial
Making Places (c-prints)
Making Places (videos)
Car Wash
Skyline
Images of a Center
Meeting Point
Building #34 & Living Room
Proposal for a Crystal Building
Building
Golden House
Spectacle for an Imaginary Audience
Lights
Untitled


Iman Issa (born 1979, Cairo) is an artist currently based between New York and Berlin. Recent solo and group exhibitions include Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, MoMA, New York, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, 21er Haus, Vienna, MACBA, Barcelona, the Perez Art Museum, Miami, the 12th Sharjah biennial, the 8th Berlin Biennial, MuHKA, Antwerp, Tensta Konsthall, Spånga, New Museum, New York, and KW Institute of Contemporary Art, Berlin. Books include Book of Facts: A Proposition (2017), Common Elements (2015) and Thirty-three Stories about Reasonable Characters in Familiar Places (2011). She has been named a 2017 DAAD artist in residence, and is a recipient of the Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise (2017), the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award (2015), HNF-MACBA Award (2012), and the Abraaj Group Art Prize (2013). Issa taught at the Cooper Union School of Art in New York between 2012-2017 and since 2014 has been a member of the curriculum committee of the Home Workspace program at Ashkal Alwan in Beirut. She is currently a guest professor at the Hochschule für Künste in Bremen.