Courtesy Maryam Jafri.

Maryam Jafri is an artist working in video, performance and photography. Informed by a research based, interdisciplinary process, her artworks are often marked by a visual language poised between film and theater and a series of narrative experiments oscillating between script and document, fragment and whole.

She has exhibited widely in Europe, North America and elsewhere. Her recent exhibitions include: Manifesta 9, Shanghai Biennial, Taipei Biennal, Global Slum, Beirut, Cairo, (all 2012), Backdrop, Bielefelder Kunstverein, M kHa, Antwerp, Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit, and Deutsches Filmmuseum, Frankfurt (all 2013).

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