Shirin Neshat

born 1957

Shirin Neshat, ‘Soliloquy’ 1999
Soliloquy 1999
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Biography

Shirin Neshat (Persian: شیرین نشاط‎; born 1957) is an Iranian visual artist who lives in New York City, known primarily for her work in film, video and photography. Her artwork centers on the contrasts between Islam and the West, femininity and masculinity, public life and private life, antiquity and modernity, and bridging the spaces between these subjects.

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