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February 5th, 2016

Coexistence and Exclusion Intersect at PEM

Alienation, and the desire to transcend it, are the driving forces behind “Intersections” the Peabody Essex Museum’s next Present Tense Initiative installation which showcases Pakistani-American artist Anila Quayyum Agha. It opens February 6th. In the past, growing up under the strict conventions of gender that inform Pakistani society, Agha felt excluded and cloistered at home, […]