Yazan Khalili is an artist who lives and works in and out of Palestine. His work has been widely exhibited internationally, most recently at Shanghai Biennial (2016), Post Peace exhibition, Kunstverien Stuttgart, 2017, In Search of the Present, EMMA, Finland, and the opening exhibition of the Palestinian Museum, Jerusalem Lives. His writings and photographs have been featured in several publications, including among others WDW Magazine, Kalamon, Manifesta Journal, Frieze Magazine, Race & Class, C-Print, Ibraaz, Contemporary Art: World Currents, and Subjective Atlas of Palestine.
Lara Khaldi and Yazan Khalili have been collaborating in the development of lecture performances and other works since 2009. Collaborative work includes Love Letter to Mars, iterations of which were presented previously at Medrar, Cairo, 2013 and OCA, Oslo, 2014; Love Letters to a Union: The Falling Comrades, at Forum Expanded, 2015; Love Letters to a Union, at HomeWorks 6, Beirut, 2013; All the Other Lovers, at the NEME symposium Through the Roadblocks, Limassol 2012.