Nazli Ghassemi

Blurred Borders: Contemporary Art of the Caribbean

Cobalt, turquoise and aqua-colored inflatable lifesavers of various sizes, strapped together with plastic ties, dominate the entrance of the Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) in Long Beach. Upon close inspection, the tubes are marked by JFK airport luggage tags with a smudged image of a seemingly armless Statue of Liberty next to the bar codes....
Nazli Ghassemi

Nazli Ghassemi

Visual Art Writer

Nazli Ghassemi is a San Diego-based freelance writer. Her writing collaborations with artists have appeared in publications such as Artforum, Carnegie International Magazine, Elephant, Modern Painters, Reorientmag, and Hyperallergic. She has lived and travelled extensively in America, Europe, and the Middle East, and is the author of Desert Mojito, a novel.