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Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma
Installation view of Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma on view at The Menil Collection. Image courtesy of The Menil Collection, Houston. Photo by Fredrik Nilsen
Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma, Homebound, 2000
Mona Hatoum, Homebound, 2000 Installed at The Menil Collection, Houston. Rennie Collection, Vancouver. Photo by Fredrik Nilsen
Mona Hatoum
Mona Hatoum. Courtesy of the Moody Center for the Arts at Rice University/Photo by Nash Baker
Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma, Impenetrable, 2009
Mona Hatoum, Impenetrable, 2009. Black finished steel and fishing wire. Installed at Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art, Doha, 2014. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York. Photo by Markus Elblaus
Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma, Turbulence (black), 2014
Mona Hatoum, Turbulence (black), 2014. Black glass marbles, Installed at Estação Pinacoteca - Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo. Courtesy of the artist and Alexander and Bonin. Photo by Everton Ballardin
Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma, Nature morte aux grenades, 2006–07
Mona Hatoum, Nature morte aux grenades, 2006–07. Crystal, mild steel, and rubber, The Rachofsky Collection and the Dallas Museum of Art, Photo by Marc Domage
Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma, Grater Divide, 2002
Mona Hatoum, Grater Divide, 2002. Mild steel, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Photo by Iain Dickens