tagged: masculinity

Melting Machismo: Nadia Kaabi-Linke's Fahrenheit 311

by Danna Lorch
Medically speaking, at precisely 311 degrees Fahrenheit, testosterone, the male sex hormone, begins to melt. With her second solo show at Lawrie Shabibi in Dubai, Nadia Kaabi-Linke presents eight place-centred works that each conduct an autopsy on masculine qualities and myths—from war and glory to violence and heroism. The seven deadly sins run in parallel. In case you need a re-cap of Dante’s Inferno, these are lust, gluttony, greed, sloth, wrath, envy, and pride. Nadia... [more]
Posted by Danna Lorch on 3/30/15