hangama amiri

Dome of Secret Desires
Kabul, Afghanistan | 2012 | Video Art Installation | 7min | Colour | Sound

In 2012, visual artists Fazila Amiri and Hangama Amiri produced a body of video art in Kabul, Afghanistan, a series of six channelled conceptual videos on subject of Afghan Feminism. Each sequence consists of a war-torn dome and a burqa-clad woman who practices with an object of her desire, such as lipstick, high heels or hookah under the Taliban.

Dome of Secret Desires at Arte Lagu na Prize, Venice, Italy

Dome of Secret Desires, still #1, 2012

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