Hemali Khoosal

Hemali Khoosal, from Johannesburg (South Africa), is a socially engaged artist and researcher. Hemali works across multiple disciplines, including video, installation, and printmaking, amongst others.She enjoys exploring how humans perceive themselves in relation to others. Her work is collaboratively oriented and draws from conversations and interactions with people.Through a variety of mediums, Hemali hopes to hold space for people to find common ground in their seemingly disconnected experiences and internal worlds.She is interested in gesture, language, and intergenerationally inherited knowledge. Much of her recent work deals with belonging and dispossession, in relation to migration.