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Raafat Majzoub: GROUNDS

Presented by Boston Center for the Arts (BCA) at Mills Gallery at the BCA, Boston MA

Jan 15 2022
Feb 20 2022
Raafat Majzoub: GROUNDS

Detail of The Khan Hotel wallpaper in Brussels, image by Raafat Majzoub.

The exhibition is an invitation to reconsider truth as multiple. It presents grounds for the validity of our collective fictions and creates new grounds for shared realities to come.

Since 2012, Raafat Majzoub has been writing “an autobiography of another Arab world” titled The Perfumed Garden. Performative excerpts of this novel have been published internationally through film, video, audio, textual, and public installations. The work produces fictions that compete with the status quo and plants them in public as new realities. For Majzoub, The Perfumed Garden is an act of claiming power. It produces grounds where existing borders and definitions are challenged and

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Opening Reception and Curatorial Walkthrough: Friday, January 21 • 6pm—9pm


Mills Gallery at the BCA

539 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02116

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