The exhibition ‘Invisible Beauty’, the Iraq Pavilion at the 56th Venice Biennale, was accompanied by a new publication, produced by Ruya in collaboration with Mousse publishing. The publication includes specially commissioned new writing on the theme of ‘Invisible Beauty’ by Iraqi writers Ali Badr, Fares Haram, Sherko Bekas and Atyaf Rasheed, a text on Iraq’s cylinder seals by archaeologist Lamia Al-Gailani Werr, as well as texts about the Pavilion artists by Tamara Chalabi, Seamus Kealy, Luk Lambrecht, Karen Mckinnon and Philippe Van Cauteren.