Shuruq Harb is an artist, filmmaker and writer based in Ramallah. She is the recipient of the Han Nefkens Foundation – Fundació Antoni Tàpies Video Art Production Award (2019) which produced her most recent film The Jump, currently on display in Barcelona. Her upcoming solo exhibition at Beirut Art Center opens in June 2021.
How do daily practices connect to the bigger questions in life? Writer and filmmaker Shuruq Harb talks with artist Samah Hijawi about her Kitchen Table project, in which cooking and storytelling create new communities, link food to politics and spirituality, make us question borders and discover the complex journeys of food – and people – around the world.