Hannan Abu Hussein
is a tribute to the Egyptian writer
Nawal El Saadawi.
Hannan Abu Hussein is an artist who’s work centre’s around the theme of abuse of women.
She particularly focuses on the horrors of female circumcision & honour killings.
She lives & works in Jerusalem.
Nawal El Saadawi is a writer, doctor, psychiatrist & political activist.
She campaigns for women’s rights, & was imprisoned in the 80’s for her activities.
Her life was also threatened after her release, forcing her to leave Egypt for a time.
She has published over 40 books, & now lives & works in Cairo.
“Resin” consists of 288 concrete-cast knives, hanging from the ceiling of a room in the Haifa Museum of Art.
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