Nesrine Khodr

*1973, Beirut, Lebanon. Lives and works in Beirut, Lebanon.

Video artist Nesrine Khodr has made numerous videos that have been shown in contemporary art venues such as the Tate Modern in London, Ellen de Bruijne Gallery in Amsterdam, Frankfurter Kunstverein and La Villette in Paris. Her works have been nominated for prizes in France (Prix Gilles Dusein), Germany (Fairplay Gallery) and the Netherlands (Uriot prize). Nesrine’s creations are characterized by a personal and intimate approach and aim to explore a poetic moment under different forms, documentaries or visual essays.

I swam in the see last week 1

I swam in the sea last week / Lebanon / 2003 / 2'25 / 4:3

I swam in the sea last week... is a symbolic and poetic video evoking a changing situation through female body swimming in the sea...