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Minia Biabiany : Musa Nuit
Jun 27 - Sep 05 2020 - 63 days left
Minia Biabiany is the latest artist invited by curator Guillaume Désanges to exhibit at La Verrière, in the series “Matters of Concern | Matières à panser”. Biabiany reappropriates organic materials and traditional skills to evoke Caribbean women’s bodies as witnesses to the march of History. The subject is unquestionably a “matter of concern”, as post-colonial debate continues over paths to healing (“panser”). Here, it prompts a formal response of exceptional tact and delicacy. The artist’s poetic approach invites us to look afresh at these vitally important issues.