Institut des Cultures d’Islam, Paris hosts Despite it all they make art! Syria: faith in art, a collective exhibition featuring artworks by contemporary Syrian artists encompassing a range of artistic practices and writing that has been produced since the onset of the Syrian Revolution in 2011. Curated by Delphine Leccas, the premise of the exhibition is to look at the artists’ creative relationship to a site of ongoing violence. Participating artists represented by Ayyam Gallery include Khaled Takreti, Tammam Azzam, Ammar Al Beik, and Abdul Karim Majdal Al Beik. The exhibition runs from 10 April - 27 July, 2014.