Bath Time

Sharif Waked’s video Bath Time is a 5 minute video of a donkey standing under running water. It’s simple. White tiles, uneven grout and neon lights imply that we are either in a typical non-descript gym or someplace industrial. There are eight shower heads above our protagonist, we don’t see the actual hardware, just the jets of water. She is wearing a minimalist white harness; one strap encircling her whole head, one across her nose, and a third under her chin.

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Home & Blood, Like Land & Water

Camille Hoffman (b. 1987, Chicago, IL) My questions around the meaning of home and land, like my paintings, are tumultuous, layered, and liquiform. My collaged surfaces are a working corporal excavation into my past, a critical observance of the history of the earth that I live on, and the unrelenting violence on the multiple lands from which my ancestors come.

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