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Public Art Projects as Feminist Reclamation

One of our murals in Rawalpindi, is an image of a [khwaja sira], Bubbli Malik, on a bicycle, and she says "I am a creation of Allah." The mural refers not to violence or trauma, but is a radical affirmation of the [khwaja sira] community.

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TEHANI ARIYARATNE is a feminist researcher with ten years of working experience in the human rights and development sectors in Sri Lanka and South Asia. Her research focus areas include women's labor and environmental justice. At present, she is the Chief Operations Officer for Fearless Collective, a South Asia-based public art project with the aim of reclamation and self-representation for women and marginalized people around the world.

Interview
Feminist Art Practice
29 Nov 2020

TEHANI ARIYARATNE

COO of Fearless Collective, Tehani Ariyaratne, in conversation with Senior Editor Sabika Abbas Naqvi.

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