aghili/karlsson

Nasim Aghili (director, writer and performer) and Björn Karlsson (visual artist, set design and costume) is an artist duo working in the field of performing and visual arts. aghili/karlsson’s performances, theatre installations, art in the public space and soundpieces often deal with the experience of existing and living in different forms of exile mostly by creating grievability and healing rituals. Their latest performance piece Vahák, is a walk through a sound installation, a huge pink tent and poetic decolonising activism in different Sami languages and was one of the selected pieces at the Swedish Performing Arts Biennal for Children and Youth 2016. Nasim Aghili’s plays have been translated to different languages as English, Spanish and Arabic and their work have been performed in countries like England, Mexico, US, Holland, Estonia, Belgium, Norway and Sápmi.