My next solo show for the Afghan project opens at LE Gallery (here in Toronto) on May 10. It feels a bit early to be putting this post up, but I'm off to Scotland for 10 days!!
"The Keeper of Nothingness" is less about The War, and more invested in considering travel and liminality, of exchanging one set of norms for another and, importantly, the zones where these exchange takes place.
The title comes from a Tajik word that denotes those who tend mountain passes in the Hindu Kush, and I take it from Eric Newby's travel memoir, A Short Walk in The Hindu Kush.