El bint

2019.

65 x 54,5 x 15 cm.

Jesmonite, aluminium sheets, copper sheets, oxidized steel sheets, coral pearls, brass screws, a safety pin, embroidery threads, buttons, glue, oil paint, acrylic and gouache. 

« El bint » meaning "the daughter" in arabic. 


El bint merges different speed of temporalities. From her original image linked to the Fayoum portraits to its contemporary relation to femininity and masculinity, she attempts to stay still in the context of our contemporary hopes and constraints.