Yto Barrada on the ways the Strait of Gibraltar shapes life in Tangier

Artist Yto Barrada discusses the complex realities of life in Tangier, a city poised on the northern coast of Morocco, along the Strait of Gibraltar. Barrada has visually explored this subject in her photographic series A Life Full of Holes: The Strait Project (1998-2004).

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  • Total running time: 4 min. 29 sec.

  • Featured Artist: Yto Barrada
  • SFMOMA Release Date: September 2012