Our working expert council is made up of a number of members who will together guide Collecting Thoughts philosophically, theoretically and practically and engaging artists through Artist-in-Residence. First, we gladly introduce Afrang Nordlöf Malekian.
Afrang Nordlöf Malekian is an artist with a bachelor’s degree from the Royal Institute of Art and a current master’s student in Fine Arts at the Dutch Art Institute and the Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm. Since 2019, Nordlöf Malekian has been conducting artistic research on hand-colored photography collections from Southwest Asia and North Africa archived at the Arab Image Foundation in Beirut and the American University in Cairo. Afrang will also be Artist-in-Residence as part of Collecting Thoughts.