Manal Kara is a Moroccan American, self-taught interdisciplinary artist. Kara’s work has been exhibited extensively in Chicago and New York as well as in Istanbul, Vienna, and Berlin. Recent solo exhibitions include Conjectures at Shulamit Nazarian in Los Angeles; Xylem & Phlöem at No Place in Columbus, Ohio; The Viewing-Room vs. The Adoring-Gaze at Interstate Projects in Brooklyn, New York; and Song of the Other Worm at Prairie in Chicago. Kara has attended residencies at ACRE, Ox-Bow, September Spring at the Kesey Farm, and Project Freewill. Upcoming solo exhibitions include Hair + Nails in Minneapolis and Projet Pangée in Montreal.