Pattern (dis)Placement May 22-Jun 15, reception 1-4 pm May 25.
Soheila Esfahanis practice questions displacement, dissemination, and reinsertion of culture by re-contextualizing culturally specific ornamentation and various collected souvenir type objects. She navigates the terrains of cultural translation by exploring ornamentation as a form of portable culture that can be carried across cultures and nations. Pattern (dis)Placement aims to destabilize the origin of culture and reconstruct Homi Bhabhas the third space of in-betweenness.
Location - Red Head Gallery