Yto Barrada

December 1, 2021 7PM


Photo by Benoit Peverelli

Yto Barrada is a Moroccan-French, NYC-based artist known for a body of work that mines historical figures, sites and situations for artistic material. Her work has been exhibited at Tate Modern (London), MoMA (NYC), The Renaissance Society (Chicago), Witte de With (Rotterdam), Haus der Kunst (Munich), Centre Pompidou (Paris), Whitechapel Gallery (London), and the 2007 and 2011 Venice Biennale. Barrada is also founding director of Cinémathéque de Tanger, and her project entitled The Raft is currently on view at MoMA. Barrada is represented by Pace Gallery (London), Sfeir-Semler Gallery (Beirut-Hamburg), and Galerie Polaris (Paris).


Les dormeurs (The Sleepers) Fig. 3
Tangier, 2006. chromogenic print mounted to archival coroplast image, paper and mount, 49 3/16 x 49 3/16 inches frame, 50 1/4 × 50 1/4 x 2 inches


After Stella (Tangir I)
2018 Cotton, dye from plant extract 38 x 32 inches