Sarah Rifky

Sarah Rifky is a writer and curator. She is the co-founder of Beirut (2012–15), an artists’ institution in Cairo; co-curator of the 2013 Jogjakarta Biennial; curator at Townhouse (2009–11); and agent for Documenta 13 (2012). She also co-managed MASS Alexandria with Wael Shawky (2010–12). She is co-editor of Positionen: Zeitgenössische Künstler aus der Arabischen Welt (2013) and author of The Going Insurrection (2012). Currently, Rifky is pursuing a Ph.D in History, Theory, and Criticism at MIT.