Gohar Dashti – ‘Alien’

Gohar Dashti’s small instant film pieces from her series ‘Alien‘ – “the world is an alien landscape in which we are at home, or a home in which we find ourselves alien.”  (by Eva H.D.)

Gohar Dashti - Alien

Gohar Dashti – Alien


I cannot say if the wall – that external wall, about which the apocalyptics like to talk – will ever overcome people. The wall, which I am thinking of, is actually a mental state, which suddenly becomes visible to the outside. Does not everyone carry a wall, consisting of prejudice, before themselves? A terrible catastrophe will descend upon progress striven humanity, which only the plants, a few animals, and the woman, who has cloistered herself from the external world, will survive. ”