Artist Talk: Sama Alshaibi
Unchain my Feet
10 October 2017 | CSGS, New York University, New York
Sama Alshaibi is part of the Decolonizing Vision Speaker Series at the CSGS, New York University giving an artist talk on 10 October from 6-8 pm (EDT). The talk explores the intersections of contemporary migration crises through a selection of Alshaibi’s work. The lecture is informed by Alshaibi’s own biography and considers the impact of socio-political conditions on individuals under threat of the state or statelessness. These forces are contextualised when resources and land, mobility, political agency, and self-affirmation are compromised.

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Image: Sama Alshaibi, Ta'shir (Marking), Silsila series, 2010, Diasec, 166 x 250 cm