Tkaf, 2011

Latifa Echakhch
Tkaf, 2011
Bricks and pigment
Dimensions variable
Installation view
Courtesy of the Artist and Kamel Mennour, Paris


The viewer is an essential component of Latifa Echakhch's work. Her many exhibitions include solo shows at Musée d’Art Contemporain, Lyon (2013); Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, California, USA (2013); Portikus, Frankfurt, Germany (2012); Kunsthaus Zurich, Switzerland (2012); Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona, Spain (2010); GAMeC, Bergamo, Italy (2010); Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, Germany (2009); Swiss Institute, New York (2009); Tate Modern, London (2008) and Le Magasin, Grenoble (2007), among other venues.

This person was part of Sharjah Biennial 11


Echakhch, Latifa


In Darija, a north African dialect, a tkaf is a curse invoked by someone close to you.