Talk

Masaha Majlis: Tracing Memories, Drawing Spaces

Oct 12. 2021 - Oct 12. 2021

Date

Oct 12. 2021

Join Masaha Residents Hana Almilli, Esvin Alarcon Lam, and Amine Elmakouti

6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Join Masaha Residents Hana Almilli, Esvin Alarcon Lam, and Amine Elmakouti at Prince Faisal bin Fahd Arts Hall for an interactive exploration of the Masaha Residency's theme "HOME": Being & Belonging. 

Interwoven Poetry

by Hana Almilli
Language: English 

Audiences will combine the Masaha Residency's theme of along with textiles/writing through using “poetry” combined with creating a circle and randomly passing balls of yarn. Creating a “spider web” and each person the ball lands with will have to answer the question of the round.


Beyond Borders: Art Practices from the Caribbean and Central America

by Esvin Alarcon Lam
Language: English 

This talk led by the resident will cover "Contemporary Art Practices from Central America and the Caribbean", building a connection between other practices from Central America and
the Caribbean with the other residents' practices.


Shadow Play

by Amine Elmakouti
Language: Arabic 

Audiences will be asked to join the resident for an interactive activity integrating shadow and light. Using a projector, you will be asked to trace each other's shadows on a two-dimensional plane; creating a symbolic relationship between the body as a home or place.