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Art Exhibition - Meriem Bennani: Life on the CAPS

A contemporary art exhibition featuring two films created by New York-based Moroccan artist and storyteller Meriem Bennani who is known for entertaining use of projection and special effects video. A mixture of footage shot on phones and animation, the film imagines a future lived by inhabitants of a fictional refugee detention camp in the Atlantic ocean. With themes of migration and displacement the artist’s work asks questions about belonging, public gathering, ownership and resistance. Party on the CAPS film is subtitled (English) with multiple languages spoken throughout. Film length is 25 mins 28 secs.
Life on the CAPS film is subtitled (English). Film length of the sequel is 34 mins

Who to contact

Contact Name
Nottingham Contemporary
Telephone
0115 948 9750
Website
https://www.nottinghamcontemporary.org/

Where to go

Name
Nottingham Contemporary
Address
Weekday Cross
Postcode
NG1 2GB
Notes

The gallery spaces are dark with loud sound-staff are on hand to support visitors. Written exhibition notes are available in Arabic, Gujarati, Polish, Punjabi and Chinese. Tuesday – Saturday 10am–6pm and Sunday 11am–5pm. We are closed on Mondays.

When is it on?

When is it on
18th - 26th June, opening times: Tue – Sat 10am–6pm / Sun 11am–5pm
Session Information
Open all days except Mondays. Exhibition will continue until 4th September.
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon
Evening
Takes Place On:
18/06/2022
19/06/2022
20/06/2022
21/06/2022
22/06/2022
23/06/2022
24/06/2022
25/06/2022
26/06/2022
Day(s)
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
Free

Availability

Age Ranges
All ages
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