Bouchra Khalili was born in 1975 in Morocco. She lives and works in Berlin. She is represented by Polaris gallery in Paris and galerieofmarseille in Marseille.
Bouchra Khalili’s work in video, mixed media installations, photography and prints, combines a conceptual approach with a documentary practice to explore issues of clandestine existences, and political minorities. In her work, she articulates language, subjectivity, discourse and speech, transitional territories and transit zones, investigating the interrelation between contemporary migrations and colonial history, physical and imaginary geography.