Bouchra Khalili. Entre círculos y constelaciones / Between Circles and Constellations Foto: Gemma Planell Foto: Gemma Planell Foto: Gemma Planell Foto: Gemma Planell Foto: Gemma Planell Foto: Gemma Planell Foto: Gemma Planell

Bouchra Khalili. Entre círculos y constelaciones / Between Circles and Constellations

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This publication accompanies the exhibition of the same title co-produced by MACBA Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona and Sharjah Art Foundation of the United Arab Emirates. The book brings together projects that this French-Moroccan artist has produced over the last ten years, among them films, video installations, photographs and documentary material. The publication also includes documentation related to The Circle (2023), a video installation that examines and reactivates the legacy of the Movement of Arab Workers in France in the 1970s and which received its European premiere during the exhibition at MACBA.

The publication includes essays by the critic and curator KJ Abudu; Associate Professor Olivia C. Harrison; the curator, writer and educator Övül Ö. Durmusoglu; Elvira Dyangani Ose (MACBA); Hoor Al Qasim (Sharjah Foundation); and the hip-hop musician Rocé; as well as a conversation between the curator and writer Omar Berrada and Bouchra Khalili herself.

In her artistic practice, Khalili explores anticolonial struggles and the histories of postcolonial liberation and solidarity. By interweaving historical accounts with real-life stories, she reinforces the political agency of subjects rendered invisible by the contemporary model of citizenship and of the nation-state.

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year of publication
2023
co-edition
Sharjah Art Foundation
pages
264
illustrations
187
design
Pascal Sémur
support
Printed
dimensions
260 x 195 mm
editorial policy
Exhibitions
editions
Eng/Spa ISBN: 978-84-17593-26-1
year of publication
2023
co-edition
Sharjah Art Foundation
support
Printed
pages
264
dimensions
260 x 195 mm
illustrations
187
editorial policy
Exhibitions
design
Pascal Sémur
editions
Eng/Spa ISBN: 978-84-17593-26-1
Bouchra Khalili: Between Circles and Constellations
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exhibition
From 17 February to 28 May 2023
Bouchra Khalili: Between Circles and Constellations