I know a girl from an island She stands apart from the crowd She loves the sea and her people She makes her whole family proud
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In the suite of works on view in the 2017 Biennial, Tala Madani asks what it might mean for the body to be full of light, a substance associated—at least since the ancient Greeks—with the mind rather than the body, pure spirit rather than materiality, and men rather than women.
[Tala Madani (b. 1981), Shitty Disco, 2016. Oil on linen, 55 x 44 in. (140 x 112 cm). Courtesy the artist and Pilar Corrias Gallery, London]