Critical Writing Index

Between the Monument and the Ruin: An interview with Lida Abdul

by Candice Hopkins

C Magazine, Spring 2007, no. 93, pp. 15-18

Curator Candice Hopkins in conversation with Afghan performance/video artist Lida Adbul on "her practice and its relationship to architecture, performativity, memory, monuments and ruins". Abdul discusses her international performative practice across social and political contexts and recent site-specific work in Afghanistan.

ITEM 2007.031 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

What We Saw Upon AwakeningLida Abdul

Clapping with StonesLida Abdul

White HouseLida Abdul