Grace Ndiritu

Grace Ndiritu

Artist, Writer

Ravishing Beauty: The Aesthetics of Rape in Grace Ndiritu's video Desert Storm,
by Caroline Bagenal for After Image Magazine, Issue 39, 1&2, 2011

Desert Storm (2004) is a disturbing and powerful video by the young British artist Grace Ndiritu. In this haunting reminder of war's female casualties, Ndiritu addresses war and rape as a tool of war, performing, filming, and editing the piece
herself. The aesthetic choices made by Ndiritu in Desert Storm bear examination in relation to other artworks depicting rape and war. To read the full article go to http://www.luxonline.org.uk/articles/ravishing_beauty.html read full statement

Location Glasgow, Scotland
Activities Residencies, Critical writing, Creative writing, Film-making, Photographic documentation