Shifting Sands: Recent Videos from the Middle East
September 13 - December 21, 2012
500 West University Ave., El Paso, TX 79968
Artists who use film and video to explore the Middle Eastern desert as a site charged with meaning. Presented in conjunction with the Desert Initiative (DI) and with the annual meeting of International for Society for Electronic Arts (ISEA). Co-curated by Kate Bonansinga and Kerry Doyle. Participating artists include Lida Abdul (Afghanistan), Yael Bartana (Germany/Israel), Emily Jacir (Palestine/New York), Isabel Rocamora (Spain/U.K.), and Akraam Zaatari (Lebanon/UK).