University of California Berkeley
c. Los Angeles
painting, text, video, performance
B.A. - U.C. Berkeley, Art History and Film Studies (2008)
M.F.A - UCLA, Art/Experimental Film (2014)
My ex – an Iraq war veteran – invented a peculiar game. He would tie my wrist to my elbow without my permission. For him, I’d play an anonymous amputee.
The invisible is made visible in play. Islamic art with its iconiclasm lends itself to many daydreams. Homosexuality under threat of death leads to hyper-performances. And any diaspora makes a fine stage.