Ana, Minä, Me
Museum of African Contemporary Art
Working with Limiditi – Temporary Art Projects to produce limited edition tote bags for a Pop up store as part of the ‘Material Insanity’ Exhibition at the Museum of African Contemporary Art Al Maaden (MACAAL).
A series of embroidered texts reading
I am from here
I am from there
I am also from over there
in my three native languages : Arabic, Finnish and English. As an artist whose identity is divided among three very different locations, a simple yet poetic message reveals the difficulties in assigning a locality to our persona.