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Tai Shani

Born in 1976, London, United Kingdom

Lives and works in London, United Kingdom

Overview

Existing in-between the familiar and unfamiliar, Tai Shani’s sculptural installations depict and explore fantastical utopias, post-patriarchal realities and the structure of subjectivity. Also working in performance, film, photography and experimental text, Shani is inspired by narratives and histories of disparate and unknown sources. The artist explores the feminine otherness in works such as DC: Semiramis (2018), in which Shani adapted Christine de Pizan’s pioneering feminist book The Book of...Read more