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Deena Chalabi is the Barbara and Stephan Vermut Associate Curator of Public Dialogue at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Her projects and programs explore the meaning of contemporary art and culture, and its impact on public life, emphasizing collaboration and connections between people, places and ideas, locally and globally. Deena helped found Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art in Doha, Qatar, which opened to the public in December 2010. She has organized symposia about art and cultural exchange in Doha, London, Liverpool, and Tokyo, and her writing has appeared in Bidoun, ArtAsiaPacific, The New Inquiry and the International Journal of Visual Culture. Photo: