Press

 

 

Publications

 

"Lasting Impressions - Thuraya Al-Baqsami" retrospective exhibition monograph, Sharjah Art Museum, 2017.

"Thuraya Al-Baqsami 1970-2011: A Retrospective", NCCAL publishing, 2011.

"Women of the World: A Global Collection of Art", Pomegranate communications publishing, 2000.

"Breaking the Veils" art book, Jordan Royal Society of Fine Arts, 2002.

"Thuraya Al-Baqsami: Between the Brush & the Pen", Barbara Michalak Pikulska, 1997.

 

Literary Books

 

"The Black Sweat", short stories, 1977. 

"25 Years of the Free Atelier", art criticism, 1986. 

"The Sidra Tree", short stories, 1988.

"Cellar Candles", short stories, 1992.

"Fatooma's Diaries", children's book, 1992.

"The Departure of Windows", short stories, 1994.

"A Blue Bird in my Palm", poetry book, 1999.

"From a Pin Needle", societal critiques, 2001.

"Electrified Woman", short stories, 2004.

"When the Sea was my Friend", children's book, 2004.

"In Times of the Red Crescent", novel, 2012.

"A Fish Riding a Bicycle", short stories, 2015.

 

*Many of these books have been translated in foreign languages

 

 

Arabic press

 

Al Hurra | More than 200 artworks speak of an artist's life journey (video)

 

Elle Arabia | Thuraya Al-Baqsami at Sharjah Art Museum

 

Elaph | Sharjah Art Museum invites Thuraya Al-Baqsami 

 

Al-Hayat | Sharjah Art Museum exhibits Thuraya Al-Baqsami

 

Al-Jarida | Thuraya Al-Baqsami publishes 'writing in a cafe'

 

KUNA | Arab artworks in the heart of Paris

 

Al-Anba | Abolish 153 exhibition

 

Al-Qabas | "A Fish Riding a Bicycle" new publication

 

Al-Anba | Life story

 

Arts Gulf | The story of the Gulf Friends of the Arts

 

Raseen | exhibition in Jordan

 

Al-Anba | Cellar Candles in Slovakian

 

Al-Seyassah | Cellar Candles in Slovakian

 

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) | 60 solos

 

Al-Rai | 60 Solos

 

Al-Jarida | Retrospective exhibition

 

Al-Rai | Retrospective exhibition

 

Arts Gulf | Retrospective exhibition

 

Al-Mabda | Journey with Shaeffer pens

 

Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) | Journey with Shaeffer pens

 

Al-Nahar | Traveling exhibition

 

Al-Watan | Miniature exhibition

 

Al-Arab | Exhibition in Doha

 

Funoon | Review by Maher Al-Wafi

 

Elaph | Review by George Hijja

 

Tishreen | Review by Mahmoud Shaheen

 

Tashkeely magazine | Review

 

Al-Riyadh | Interview

 

Al-Hayat | Berlin exhibition

 

Al-Yaum | Vietnam exhibition

 

Al-Sharq Al-Awsat | Budapest symposium

 

Al-Sharq Al-Awsat | Athens exhibition

 

Al-Sharq Al-Awsat | Poland exhibition

 

 

English press

 

Bidoun | "Sweet Talk" a conversation between Thuraya Al-Baqsami & Monira Al Qadiri

New York Times | The Best Art of 2017 - Holland Cotter

Al Arabiya English | Thuraya Al-Baqsami: Living through joy and pain through art, creativity

 

Khaleejesque | Sharjah Art Museum to exhibit Thuraya Al-Baqsami's lifetime work

 

Conde Nast Traveler | Pioneering female Kuwaiti artist at the Sharjah Art Museum

 

New York Times | High-Flying Art for a Wall Building Time

 

KUNA | Arab artwork on display in heart of Paris

 

ArteEast | Tracing Art Histories

 

Bazaar Magazine | An Artistic Journey with Shaeffer

 

Korea Times | Exhibition in Seoul

 

Gulf News | Waving the Kuwaiti Flag for Art

 

Zawya | Arab Women Awards

 

Nafas Art Magazine | Breaking the Veils

 

Sofia Echo | Kuwaiti Art for Peace

 

SOAS | Dialogue of the Present

 

Very Special Arts Kuwait | Volunteer work with disabled children

 

 

Video 

 

Word of Mouth event | poetry reading (May 2016)

 

Al Arabi TV | Interview (November 2015)

 

Al Watan TV | Interview (March 2015)

 

Kuwait TV | Interview

 

Kashta | Lifestyle program

 

Dubai TV | Interview by Parwin Habib (Arabic) 

 

Al-Bawadi TV | Interview

 

 

Online - Blogs

 

Pretty Green Bullet | Retrospective exhibition

 

Kuweight 64 | 60 solos

 

I Don't Blog | 60 solos

 

Italiani in Kuwait | Don Con Le Ali

 

 

Other

 

Wikipedia