Adel Abidin will present new works for the Venice Biennale 2011 in the Iraq Pavilion. After 35 years of absence Iraq will return to one of the most influential art event. Other artists present in the pavilion will be Halim Al Karim, Ahmed Alsoudani, Ali Assaf, Azad Nanakeli and Walid Siti. The Pavillon of Iraq will open on June 2nd 2011. The exhibition will run in Venice until November 2011. More information here.