"Lightness & Gravity" tag
  • Wednesday 13 June 2012
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    Landscape and desire

    Ride the Caspian is a collaborative work by Almagul Menlibayeva and Bahar Behbahani. It was one of the many highlights at last year’s Sharjah Biennial, and was acquired for the QAGOMA Collection shortly…

  • Tuesday 27 March 2012
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    Lightness and Gravity

    The title of the display points to a longstanding philosophical discussion on the fundamental character of existence — and, by extension, the nature of art-making — as weighty, meaningful and constrained by history,…