Zainab Hikmet
Shaad's Clock - wakatna (our time), 2020   
30 x 30 x 10cm

This clock is adorned with Arabic numerals drawn from memories of being taught written Arabic by my mother as a child. This style of writing is embedded with attempts of preservation and the diaspora.

Courtesy of the artist.

B-Side Artist: Talia Smith

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