Contributor Bios

Wafa Gabsi

Born in Tunisia, Wafa Gabsi studied Fine Art in Tunis. She recently received her PhD in Cultural Studies from the University of Paris, Pantheon La Sorbonne. Her research interests include visual culture: contemporary art in the context of globalization, art and critical theory; postcolonialism, geocultures, and geographies. Gabsi works on different article publications including a report on the art scene in Tunisia for the book Moment’s Notice: Collected Encounters, published in Berlin and Manila; “Building Networks of cooperation for research in the world of art. In 2011, Gabsi co-curated Wunderblock in Grimmuseum, Berlin. She recently worked with the editorial team on the exhibition, Traces…Fragments d’une Tunisie contemporaine which will be held mid May 2015 at the MUCEM of Marseille.