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Sophia Al-Maria

Project Native Informant, London (H22)

A selection of works by Sophia Al-Maria (b. 1983, Qatar) made in the last five years which concern subjection, the Hollywood film industry and the violence of image and language.

The artist will present new unique photographs and prints related to her concurrent solo presentation Beast Type Song at Tate Britain, as well as a selection of works from two previous series: two video sculptures from her debut exhibition with Project Native Informant, ilysm, and a painting from her exhibition Virgin with a Memory, based on the artist's failed attempt to shoot a rape revenge film in Egypt.