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 based in Cairo and New York. Recent solo and group exhibitions include the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, 21er Haus, Vienna, MACBA, Barcelona, the Perez Museum, Miami, the 12th Sharjah biennial, the 8th Berlin Biennial, MuHKA, Antwerp, Tensta Konsthall, SpÄnga, New Museum, New York, and KW Institute of Contemporary Art, Berlin. Her book Common Elements was published by the Glasgow Sculpture Studios in 2015 and Thirty-three Stories about Reasonable Characters in Familiar Places was published by the SculptureCenter in 2011. She has been named a 2017 DAAD Artist in Residence and is a recipient of the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award (2015), HNF-MACBA Award (2012), and the Abraaj Group Art Prize (2013). Issa teaches at the Cooper Union School of Art.