jan 15 - may 9, 2021

On Either Side of the Window

Curated by Gisela Carbonell
Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins, Winter Park FL
nov 18, 2020 - may 23, 2021

i’m yours

Encounters with Art in Our Times
ICA/Boston, Boston MA
may 19 - sep 5, 2021

Multiple Voices/Multiple Stories

Works from the Collection
Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins, Winter Park FL
mar - apr 2021

Rania Matar

Vevey Ville d'Images, Vevey Switzerland
feb 22 - may 31, 2021

All We Carry

PrattMWP College of Art and Design, Utica NY
Feb 16-22, 2021

Intersect 21

With Galerie Tanit
Online Exhibition & Program
oct 10, 2020 - feb 21, 2021

Escape Routes, SHE

Curated by Dow Wasiksiri
Bangkok Art Bienniale 2020, Bangkok Thailand
sep 24, 2020 - may 2, 2021

Breaking the Frame

Women Artists from the Harn Collections
Harn Museum of Art, Julia C. and Budd H. Bishop Gallery, Gainesville FL
sep 20, 2020 - feb 19, 2021

Art in Isolation

Creativity in the Time of Covid-19
Middle East Institute, Washington DC
feb 28, 2020 - aug 23, 2021

Contemporary Muslim Fashions

Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian National Design Museum, New York NY
nov 18, 2020 - may 23, 2021

i’m yours

Encounters with Art in Our Times
ICA/Boston, Boston MA
nov 4, 2020 - jan 10, 2021

A Tacit Inheritance

Elizabeth M. Claffey & Rania Matar
Organized in conjunction with Aurora Photo Center
Herron School of Art + Design Gallery at IUPUI, Indiana University/Purdue University Indianapolis
oct 15 - dec 20, 2020

Retratos de Mulheres por Mulheres (Portraits of Women by Women)

Curated by João Kulcsár
CENTRO CULTURAL FIESP, São Paulo Brazil
oct 10, 2020 - feb 21, 2021

Escape Routes, SHE

Curated by Dow Wasiksiri
Bangkok Art Bienniale 2020, Bangkok Thailand
oct 9 - nov 21, 2020

A Yellow Rose Project

Curated by Meg Griffiths and Frances Jakubek
Colorado Photographic Arts Center, Denver CO
sep 28 - nov 21, 2020

The Impossible Dream

In collaboration with PALESTINE MUSEUM US
Zenith Gallery, Woodbridge CT
sep 24, 2020 - may 2, 2021

Breaking the Frame

Women Artists from the Harn Collections
Harn Museum of Art, Julia C. and Budd H. Bishop Gallery, Gainesville FL
sep 20, 2020 - feb 19, 2021

Art in Isolation

Creativity in the Time of Covid-19
Middle East Institute, Washington DC
sep 10 - jan 10, 2021

Keeper of the Hearth

Curated by Odette England
Houston Center for Photography, Houston TX
aug 18 - dec 31, 2020

A Yellow Rose Project

Online exhibition
Organized by Meg Griffiths and Frances Jakubek

A Yellow Rose Project is a photographic collaboration of responses, reflections, and reactions to the 19th Amendment from over one hundred women across the United States.

aug 14 - dec 13, 2020

Looking Eastward

Evelyn Bencicova | Elena Chernyshova | Rania Matar
Curated by Christine Enrile
Palazzo Tagliaferro, Andora Italy
aug 1 - sep 7, 2020

Clear Boundaries

Rania Matar and Arne Svenson
Online exhibition, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston MA
jun 15 - aug 15, 2020

Lights in the Tunnel

Creating Art in the Shadow of COVID-19
Curated by Francine Weiss, Senior Curator
Online exhibition, Newport Art Museum, Newport RI
may 17-23, 2020

Korea International Photo Festival

Seoul Arts Center, Hangaram Museum, Seoul South Korea
may 15 - jul 31, 2020

SHE

Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque NM
apr 29 - aug 15, 2020

DEVOTION

Online exhibition
Curated by Elin Spring and Suzanne Révy
What Will You Remember
apr 19, 2020 - jan 3, 2021

Being Seen

Recent Acquisitions from The Ringling Photography Collection
Curated by Christopher Jones and Ola Wlusek
The Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota FL
mar 20 - may 28, 2020

Particular Portraits

With Sage Sohier, Lori Lynn, Kathya Landeros, Rania Matar
Curated by Peter Morse
Essex Art Center, Lawrence MA
mar 5-8, 2020

Art on Paper, NYC

Pier 36, NYC, Richard Levy Gallery, New York NY
feb 28, 2020 - aug 23, 2021

Contemporary Muslim Fashions

Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian National Design Museum, New York NY
feb 12 - mar 15, 2020

Our Earthly Figures

Foley 15 - Part II
Foley Gallery, New York NY
feb 5 - mar 28, 2020

Unspoken Conversations

Théâtre Le Liberté, Grand Hôtel - Place de la Liberté, Toulon, France
jan 20 - feb 15, 2020

An Image and Her Woman

The Photographs of Rania Matar
American University of Beirut Art Gallery, Beirut Lebanon
jan 4 - dec 31, 2020

Just Kids

Curated by Casey Riley
Harrison Gallery at the Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis MN
dec 12, 2019 - jan 2021

Mara’ina

Curated by Razan Alissa and Candida Pestana
King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra), Dhahran Saudi Arabia
dec 6, 2019 - feb 1, 2020

2019 CENTER Winners Exhibition

SELECTED WORKS FROM THE 2019 CENTER AWARD RECIPIENTS
Curated by Mia Daglish and Lisa Woodward
Pictura Gallery, Bloomington IN
nov 7, 2019 - mar 1, 2020

Re/New

Recent Acquisitions by Contemporary Artists
Eskenazi Museum of Art, Indiana University, Bloomington IN
oct 12, 2019 - mar 29, 2020

Truthiness and the News

deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln MA
sep 19, 2019 - jan 20, 2020

Live Dangerously

Curated by Kathryn Wat and Orin Zahra
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington DC
dec 12, 2019 - jan 2021

Mara’ina

Curated by Razan Alissa and Candida Pestana
King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture (Ithra), Dhahran Saudi Arabia
dec 6, 2019 - feb 1, 2020

2019 CENTER Winners Exhibition

SELECTED WORKS FROM THE 2019 CENTER AWARD RECIPIENTS
Curated by Mia Daglish and Lisa Woodward
Pictura Gallery, Bloomington IN
nov 8-16, 2019

LIFE Lebanese Art and Design Exhibition – Beyond

LIFE London
Phillips, Berkeley Sq London
nov 7, 2019 - mar 1, 2020

Re/New

Recent Acquisitions by Contemporary Artists
Eskenazi Museum of Art, Indiana University, Bloomington IN
oct 24 - dec 20, 2019

The Female Lens

Richard Taittinger Gallery, New York NY
oct 17-20, 2019

Women of Resilience

Curated by Christiana Jabara, in collaboration with Her Excellency Mrs. Donna Barakat
Lebanese Embassy of Athens, Athens Greece
oct 12, 2019 - mar 29, 2020

Truthiness and the News

deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln MA
oct 5 - dec 31, 2019

Forever Young: Representations of Childhood and Adolescence

Newport Art Museum, Cushing, Morris, Ilgenfritz, Corridor and Wright Galleries, Newport RI
sep 20 - dec 1, 2019

She Who Tells a Story

Women Photographers from Iran and the Middle East
Ackland Art Museum, Chapel Hill NC
sep 19, 2019 - jan 20, 2020

Live Dangerously

Curated by Kathryn Wat and Orin Zahra
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington DC
may 22 - jul 13, 2019

Presence of Being

Curated by Hank Hauptmann
Laconia Gallery, Boston MA
apr 5 - sep 15, 2019

Contemporary Muslim Fashions

Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt Germany
apr 4-7, 2019

The Photography Show at AIPAD

With Robert Klein Gallery
Pier 94 | New York City NY
mar 29 - apr 28, 2019

Taswir – Contemporary Arab Photography

Instituto Tomie Ohtake, São Paulo Brazil
mar 28 - may 1, 2019

A Girl and Her Room

Remis Art Gallery, Governor's Academy, Byfield MA
mar 22-25, 2019

Rania Matar Selection of Works

With cIe contemporary Gallery
Milan Photo Fair 2019, Milan Italy
mar 21 - apr 12, 2019

Outspoken: Expanded, Nine Women Photographers

Curated by Marky Kauffmann
RI Center for Photographic Arts, Providence RI
mar 16 - may 4, 2019

SHE

Robert Klein Gallery, Boston MA
feb 14 - jun 30, 2019

The Value of Sanctuary

Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York City NY
dec 13, 2018 - feb 26, 2019

Invisible Children

Galerie Tanit, Munich Germany
nov 10, 2018 - apr 7, 2019

The Far Shore: Navigating Homeland

Arab American Museum, Dearborn MI
nov 2, 2018 - jan 13, 2019

Outspoken: Seven Women Photographers

Tremaine Gallery, Hotchkiss School, Lakeville CT
oct 27, 2018 - jan 13, 2019

In Her Image: Photographs by Rania Matar

Curated by Joy Kim and Barbara Tannenbaum
Transformer Station, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland OH
oct 11, 2018 - mar 30, 2019

From Woman to Woman: Becoming

Curated by Viana Conti and Christine Enrile
cIe contemporary Gallery, Milan Italy
may 15, 2018 - jan 6, 2019

Un Oeil Ouvert sur le Monde Arabe

A group installation by 240 artists to celebrate 30 years of the Institut du Monde Arabe
Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris France
dec 13, 2018 - feb 26, 2019

Invisible Children

Galerie Tanit, Munich Germany
nov 10, 2018 - apr 7, 2019

The Far Shore: Navigating Homeland

Arab American Museum, Dearborn MI
nov 8-11, 2018

Paris Photo

Galerie Tanit, Booth B20, Grand Palais, Paris, France
nov 2, 2018 - jan 13, 2019

Outspoken: Seven Women Photographers

Tremaine Gallery, Hotchkiss School, Lakeville CT
oct 27, 2018 - jan 13, 2019

In Her Image: Photographs by Rania Matar

Curated by Joy Kim and Barbara Tannenbaum
Transformer Station, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland OH
oct 11, 2018 - mar 30, 2019

From Woman to Woman: Becoming

Curated by Viana Conti and Christine Enrile
cIe contemporary Gallery, Milan Italy
sep 22, 2018 - jan 6, 2019

Contemporary Muslim Fashions

Curated by Jill D'Alessandro and Laura Camerlengo
De Young Museum, San Francisco CA
sep 20-23, 2018

Across Boundaries

FOCUS ON LEBANESE PHOTOGRAPHY
Curated by Tarek Nahas
Beirut Art Fair, Beirut, Lebanon
sep 15 - dec 30, 2018

The Shapes of Birds

Contemporary Art of the Middle East and North Africa
Curated by Francine Weiss
Newport Art Museum, Newport RI
sep 15 - dec 30, 2018

Care and Feeding: The Art of Parenthood

Curated by Selene Foster and Andrea Antonaccio
Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto CA
sep 14-23, 2018

Rania Matar: A Selection of Photographs

Curated by Christian Caujolle
Landskrona Photo Festival, Landskrona, Sweden
sep 9 - oct 21, 2018

Invisible Children

Michael Horbach Stiftung Gallery, Cologne Germany
jun 21 - aug 18, 2018

41st Annual Summer Exhibition

C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore MD
jun 7 - aug 3, 2018

Bridging Division: Empathy and Humanity

Curated by Ashley Kauschinger
The LIGHT FACTORY, Charlotte NC
may 26 - aug 5, 2018

A Girl and Her Room

Curated by Francine Weiss
Newport Art Museum, Newport RI
may 15 - jun 7, 2018

Palestine through Photography

70 Years After the NAKBA
Samir Kassar Foundation, Beirut Lebanon
may 15, 2018 - jan 6, 2019

Un Oeil Ouvert sur le Monde Arabe

A group installation by 240 artists to celebrate 30 years of the Institut du Monde Arabe
Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris France
apr 12 - jun 1, 2018

SHE

Galerie Tanit, Beirut Lebanon
mar 19 - apr 19, 2018

SHE: Ohio Portraits

Curated by Natalie Marsh
The Gund Gallery at Kenyon College, Gambier OH
feb 17 - apr 28, 2018

The Future of America

Curated by: Rebecca Cochran
Hudgens Center for the Arts, Duluth GA
feb 8 - apr 5, 2018

Féminités Plurielles

Galerie Tanit, Beirut Lebanon
dec 23, 2017 - jun 17, 2018

In Her Image: Photographs by Rania Matar

Curated by: Joy Jeehye Kim, Assistant Curator of Photographs
Amon Carter Museum of Art, Fort Worth TX
dec 6, 2017 - feb 11, 2018

Instantanés d’Orient

Fondation Boghossian - Villa Empain, Brussels, Belgium
dec 6, 2017 - mar 4, 2018

She Who Tells a Story

Women Photographers from Iran and The Arab World
Curated by Kristen Gresh
Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
nov 15, 2017 - may 31, 2018

People and Places

Contemporary Photographs from the Collection of Dr. Anthony Terrana
Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg MA
oct 8, 2017 - jan 21, 2018

Aftermath: The Fallout of War – America and The Middle East

John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota FL
jan 7 - feb 19, 2018

“I AM”

Organized by CARAVAN Arts, curated by Janet Rady
Center for the Arts, Jackson Hole WY

A traveling exhibition of women artists from the Middle East to promote peace and shatter stereotypes.

Venues:
May 3 – Jun 14, 2017: National Gallery of Fine Arts, Amman Jordan
Jul 3 – Aug 20, 2017: St Martin-in-the-Fields, London England
Sep 5 – Oct 22, 2017: Katzen Arts Center (American University), Washington D.C.
Jan 7 – Feb 19, 2018: Center for the Arts, Jackson Hole WY

dec 23, 2017 - jun 17, 2018

In Her Image: Photographs by Rania Matar

Curated by: Joy Jeehye Kim, Assistant Curator of Photographs
Amon Carter Museum of Art, Fort Worth TX
dec 6, 2017 - feb 11, 2018

Instantanés d’Orient

Fondation Boghossian - Villa Empain, Brussels, Belgium
dec 6, 2017 - mar 4, 2018

She Who Tells a Story

Women Photographers from Iran and The Arab World
Curated by Kristen Gresh
Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
nov 15, 2017 - may 31, 2018

People and Places

Contemporary Photographs from the Collection of Dr. Anthony Terrana
Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg MA
oct 8, 2017 - jan 21, 2018

Aftermath: The Fallout of War – America and The Middle East

John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota FL
sep 12 - nov 13, 2017

Biennale des Photographes du Monde Arabe Contemporain

L'Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris France
aug 25 - oct 18, 2017

Thrive

Co-curated by Jennifer Epstein and Kate Gilbert, founder and director of Now + There
The Beehive, Boston MA
jul 14 - aug 26, 2017

Then + Now: 30th Anniversary Show

Schneider Gallery, Chicago IL
jun 22 - aug 26, 2017

Summer ’17: 40th Annual Summer exhibition

C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore MD
jun 15 - aug 12, 2017

L’Enfant-Femme and Invisible Children

Galerie Eulenspiegel, Basel Switzerland
may 15-28, 2017

Exposición Mediterráneas

The Cloisters of Santo Domingo, Jerez de la Frontera, Spain
jan 7 - feb 19, 2018

“I AM”

Organized by CARAVAN Arts, curated by Janet Rady
Center for the Arts, Jackson Hole WY

A traveling exhibition of women artists from the Middle East to promote peace and shatter stereotypes.

Venues:
May 3 – Jun 14, 2017: National Gallery of Fine Arts, Amman Jordan
Jul 3 – Aug 20, 2017: St Martin-in-the-Fields, London England
Sep 5 – Oct 22, 2017: Katzen Arts Center (American University), Washington D.C.
Jan 7 – Feb 19, 2018: Center for the Arts, Jackson Hole WY

apr 4 - may 27, 2017

Action at a Distance

Angela Meleca Gallery, Columbus OH
mar 29 - apr 2, 2017

The Photography Show at AIPAD

With Pictura Gallery
Pier 94, New York City NY
jan 20 - apr 20, 2017

Aftermath: The Fallout of War – America and The Middle East

Curated by Carol McCusker, organized by Natalie Marsh
The Gund Gallery at Kenyon College, Gambier OH
jan 19 - feb 21, 2017

Becoming: Girls, Women and Coming of Age

RayKo Photo Center, San Francisco CA
jan 18 - feb 28, 2017

Outspoken: Seven Women Photographers

Menil Gallery at the Groton School, Groton MA
jan 18 - feb 8, 2017

Invisible Children

Curated by Guillaume de Sardes
D-Design, Beirut with Galerie Janine Rubeiz, PhotoMed Liban, Beirut Lebanon
dec 1-4, 2016

BECOMING: Girls, Women and Coming of Age

Pulse Miami, Pictura Gallery, Miami FL
oct 26 - nov 23, 2016

DEUX UNIVERS

Enfants et Femmes
Galerie Janine Rubeiz, Beirut, Lebanon
oct 7 - nov 26, 2016

BECOMING: Girls, Women and Coming of Age

Pictura Gallery, Bloomington IN
sep 15 - oct 22, 2016

Invisible Children

C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore MD
sep 14 - dec 4, 2016

Mortal Things

Portraits Look Back and Forth
Curated by Amy Ingrid Schlegel
Recent Acquisitions, Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford MA
aug 16 - dec 31, 2016

Aftermath: The Fallout of War – America and The Middle East

Curated by Carol McCusker
Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville FL
may 1-8, 2016

A Fragile Balance

Curated by Karen Haas, Lane Curator of Photographs at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Fort Point Arts Community Gallery, Boston MA
apr 8 - jul 31, 2016

She Who Tells a Story

Women Photographers from Iran and The Arab World
Curated by Kristen Gresh
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington DC
dec 10, 2015 - jan 28, 2016

Becoming: Girls, Women and Coming of Age

East Wing Gallery, Dubai UAE
nov 12, 2015 - feb 21, 2016

The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2015

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
sep 20, 2015 - oct 16, 2016

Menschenskinder

Children‘s Lives between Wish and Reality
Curated by Dr. Susanne Blöcker
Arp Museum, Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen, Germany
dec 10, 2015 - jan 28, 2016

Becoming: Girls, Women and Coming of Age

East Wing Gallery, Dubai UAE
nov 12, 2015 - feb 21, 2016

The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2015

National Portrait Gallery, London, UK
sep 20, 2015 - oct 16, 2016

Menschenskinder

Children‘s Lives between Wish and Reality
Curated by Dr. Susanne Blöcker
Arp Museum, Bahnhof Rolandseck, Remagen, Germany
jun 13 - jul 24, 2015

Gordon Parks and Rania Matar: Exposure

Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
jun 5 - aug 8, 2015

Fraction of a Second

Curated by David Bram
516 ARTS, Albuquerque, NM
may 30 - sep 29, 2015

She Who Tells a Story

Women Photographers from Iran and The Arab World
Curated by Kristen Gresh
Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh PA
mar 5-8, 2015

Invisible Children

"Art on Paper" Art Fair
Pier 36, Booth 411, New York City NY
jan 28 - may 4, 2015

She Who Tells a Story

Women Photographers from Iran and The Arab World
Curated by Kristen Gresh
Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford CA
jan 8 - feb 14, 2015

A Girl and Her Room

Galerie Eulenspiegel, Basel Switzerland

2014

  • Making Space: Beyond a Room, Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, Broward College Central Campus, Girls Club Collection, From the collection of Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz, November 20 – January 21, 2015
  • The Collector’s Eye: The Maloney Collection, FotoFest, Houston TX, October 23 – November 29, 2014 // invite
  • DonneXDonne, Galleria Del Cembalo, Rome (Palazzo Borghese), Curated by Manuela De Leonardis, Exhibition organized in support of BHI – Breast Health International, October 28 – November 8, 2014 // invite
  • Breaking Ground: Contemporary Photography, Andrews Gallery, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg VA, Curated by Eliot Dudik, October 15-31, 2014
  • Outspoken: Six Women Photographers, Nesto Gallery at Milton Academy, Milton MA, Curated by Marky Kauffmann, September 19 – October 31, 2014 // invite
  • A Source of Identity: Contrasting Personal Environments, McIninch Art Gallery, Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester NH, Curated by Audrey Pepper, September 11 – October 11, 2014 // invite | catalog
  • The Middle East Revealed: A Female Perspective, Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York NY, June 26 – August 29, 2014 // invite
  • Bridge to Palestine, Beirut Exhibition Center, Beirut Lebanon, Curated by Mark Hachem, June 26 – August 3, 2014 // invite
  • The Other and Me, Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah UAE, Curated by Colin G. Reaney and Jassim Al Awadhi, May 21 – June 21, 2014 // invite | PR
  • Women of the Middle East, Toot Yung Art Center, Bangkok Thailand, May 15 – June 15, 2014
  • Ladies Only – Contemporary Women Photographers, Tsereteli Museum of Modern Art, Tbilisi Georgia, Curated by Ms Tina Schelhorn of Galerie Lichtblick to coincide with Kolga Tbilisi Photo 2014, May 2014 // catalog
  • Ordinary Lives: Women of the Middle East, Societe Generale Gallery, Alliance Francaise de Singapour, Singapore, March 8-28, 2014 // invite
  • Ordinary Lives, Arab-American Museum, Dearborn MI, March 7 – August 31, 2014 // invite
  • Deserted Spaces and Ordinary People, FotoFest 2014, Bank of America Center, Houston TX, January 13 – April 28, 2014 // invite | PR

2013