Monument in Waiting

Tapestry, booklets, animation (2008/11) Commissioned by Stroom, The Hague, NL Monument in Waiting is a collective testimony to the eviction and mass murder of civilians from Bosnia-Herzegovina under the aegis of genocide and ethnic cleansing, as well as the extermination of their cultural and historical traces. Places of worship were particularly targeted, destroying the previous […]

Flocking Mosque

Textile Installation (2008) Commissioned by Manifesta 7, Rovereto, IT Inspired by the geometric motifs of Islamic art, the Flocking Mosque juxtaposes these patterns with the five daily prayers of quotidien Muslim life. One “flower-circle” of this mosque can accommodate a prayer of twelve worshippers, by providing clean surfaces for those body parts that touch the […]