The Gap Between Us is the first UK solo exhibition by artist and film-maker Basma Alsharif, featuring three key works from different periods of the artist’s practice. This exhibition’s central work will be Ouroboros (2017) Alsharif’s first feature length film, screened here in a gallery context for the first time.
An evening of short films curated by Basma Al Sharif, featuring Electrical Gaza by Turner Prize nominated Rosalind Nashashibi, Foyer by Ismaïl Bahri set in Tunis, and Dislocation Blues by Sky Hopinka, reflecting on Standing Rock in the US.
The writer and journalist Amira Hass will present the 2018 Edward W. Said London Lecture. Hass has reported from Occupied Palestinian Territory since 1993 for Haaretz and is the author of two books including Reporting from Ramallah (2003). Hass’s lecture is entitled: The Preventable: Israeli Fantasies and Techniques of Population Expulsion.