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FT: “We love Wafa Hourani, we hate Saatchi’s show”

Wow, Wafa Hourani’s installation at Saatchi is taking London by storm. The Financial Times has gotten into the act:

Accompanied by a cacophony of Arab music, this reconstruction of a miniature makeshift cardboard city is grim but somehow delights with mimetic detail, empathy and the drama of human survival.

But the show as a whole did not fare so well:

Such surprises are far apart in the shoddy mess spilling across 12 galleries on the King’s Road.

Ouch. Full article: FT.Com | Jackie Wullschlager