Hind Mezaina, UAE
Lives and works in Dubai
Hind Mezaina's work delves into themes of collective memory, the notion of heritage, and the representation of Dubai and the UAE in the media. Her work is a continuous development of what she describes as ‘visual archaeology’ through research, observation, collecting and preserving memories.
Working primarily in photography and video, Mezaina is also a writer and film curator. Her work has been exhibited in numerous exhibitions in the UAE and abroad, including Sharjah Biennial 13, 2017 and Abu Dhabi Art's Beyond: Emerging Artists 2020. She has curated film screenings for local institutions including Louvre Abu Dhabi and Sharjah Art Foundation. Her work is part of the collection of UAE Unlimited and Sharjah Art Foundation.