Walid Raad, Sweet talk commissions (Beirut 1994), 2018 Film still. Courtesy the artist & Sfeir-Semler Gallery Beirut / Hamburg © Walid Raad

Guided tour with Walid Raad

16.2 2020 – 10.5 2020


Join the artist Walid Raad on a guided tour of the exhibition “Walid Raad: Let’s be honest, the weather helped”. Listen to the artist tell stories, show pictures and talk about some of the historic, theoretical, technical and aesthetic issues that have shaped his work. Welcome!

In the guided tour, Walid Raad introduces his three long-term art projects; ”The Atlas Group”, ”Scratching on things I could disavow”, and ”Sweet Talk”. He walks in the exhibition, tells stories and shows images.

In addition to the guided tours, Walid Raad will, on several occasions, hold a performance in the exhibition: Kicking the Dead and/or Les Louvres

Visitor information

The check-in for the guided tour opens half an hour before the guided tour. You check in at the reception desk by the exhibition. We advise you to arrive at least 15 minutes before the start of the guided tour. 

Please note that on the artist’s request, no one can be admitted after the start of the guided tour. And visitors are expected to be present for the entire guided tour. Duration of the guided tour is 45 mins long.

Please also note that photography and/or any forms of recording is forbidden during the guided tour. Thank you for your understanding. 

Admission fee to the exhibition is included in the ticket and valid as entrance on the same day as the guided tour.


Contact: Catrin Lundqvist, curator