Mehndi & Vicks is an interactive performance by Nayab Ikram, where she creates decorative designs with Mehndi on to the palms of the participants. Mehndi, more known as henna tattoo in the west, is a form of body art originating from the Indian subcontinent, using a paste made from the plant Lawsonia inermis. Mehndi & Vicks deals with issues around tradition, expectation, self-representation, and globalism.
Performer: Nayab Ikram
Introducer to safer space rules: Laura Jalava