This is Khalili's first ever solo London show, following those at MoMA and Palais de Tokyo. Spare and precise, her videos explore the Mediterranean area as seen by from a nomadic existence. She combining maps with stories, pitching the lived experience of emigration with the flatness of geographic map.
This Lisson show brings together the multi-channel Mapping Journey Project, a silkscreen project called The Constellation Series and the multimedia Foreign Office.
Never patronising, always precise - politics give way to storytelling in Khalili's work. A real find.
|What||Bouchra Khalili, Lisson Gallery|
|Where||Lisson Gallery, 27 Bell St, London, NW1 5DA | MAP|
|Nearest tube||Edgware Road (underground)|
27 Jan 17 – 18 Mar 17, . Monday–Friday, 10am–6pm. Closed between 1pm–3pm. Saturday by appointment
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