Reetu Sattar and the Lost Tune of the Harmonium

Posted on 1 February 2018 by Liverpool Biennial

Reetu Sattar, HARANO SUR (lost tune), 2016

Reetu Sattar, HARANO SUR (lost tune), 2016

The sound of the harmonium is tightly woven into the history and culture of Bangladesh, but to artist Reetu Sattar, it is not just an instrument. It's a way of exploring the social effects of lost traditions. – Read more

Abbas Akhavan and the Anxiety of the Domestic Space

Posted on 25 January 2018 by Liverpool Biennial

Abbas Akhavan, Study for a Curtain, 2015. Image courtesy the artist 

Abbas Akhavan, Study for a Curtain, 2015. Image courtesy the artist 

From his mum's living room to the roofs of buildings caught up in Hurricane Katrina, delve into the mind and work of Liverpool Biennial 2018 artist Abbas Akhavan – Read more