8 Nov - 5:15PM to 5:45PM
Auditorium Level 1
Les ventres du silence, power and counter-powers, is the generic title for the work of Fatima Mazmouz. Discrimination, Feminism, Post-Colonial, Memory and (the rewriting of) History, but also the problems they induced such as abortion (A Corps Rompu), the pregnant body and the concept of Mother country, Le Corps Pansant, the transmission in feminine vernacular milieu, magic and witchcraft, “the Divine Comedy”, and at last the center of the city of Casablanca, the “colonial body”, Dar Beida, Hobe.
Fatima Mazmouz exhibited at the 6th Rencontres Africaines de la photographie in Bamako in 2005, at Festival International de la Photographie (Arles, 2006), at Paris Photo (Paris, 2009) and at l’Institut du monde Arabe (Paris, 2015), at the Biennale de Dakar 2016 and Afriques Capitales (Paris, 2017).