Neshat, Shirin
Binding: Hardback
Language: English
Pages: 152
Measurements: 11.40 x 13.30 cm

A vivid and compelling collection of quotations from the influential contemporary artist and filmmaker Shirin Neshat.

Neshat-isms is an exciting collection of quotations from award-winning Iranian-American visual artist and filmmaker Shirin Neshat. Her experiences of loss and grief as an Iranian woman living in exile are central themes of her work in photography, video, and film. She is known for her outspoken advocacy for Iranian women and human rights, and for poetic and politically charged images and narratives that raise questions about power, religion, race, and gender. Gathered from interviews, talks, and writings, these powerful and thought-provoking quotations showcase the voice of one of the most important artists of our time.