The World did an interesting interview today with Shirin Neshat, an Iranian-born artist now based in NYC. Her work sounds worth checking out, particularly for those interested in transnational feminisms...
A quick Google found many hits, including these links:
1. A photo essay from Time magazine in 1999
2. More work of hers from 1997
3. A past exhibit at the Guggenheim
4. An interview with Bomb Magazine