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All the Flowers Are for Me

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Presented by Peabody Essex Museum at Peabody Essex Museum, Salem MA

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All the Flowers Are for Me

Anila Quayyum Agha’s effort to create a sense of how women can reclaim and safely open up private space to welcome others, through a sculptural chamber of light and shadow.

Persian and Turkish architecture, textiles and miniature paintings inspire the precise, stylized floral forms that compose Anila Quayyum Agha’s sculptural chamber of light and shadow. This luminous installation provides an opportunity to contemplate the differences and commonalities that shape our lives and relationships. Originally from Lahore, Pakistan, and now living in the US, Agha is acutely attuned to the social codes that inform the lives of Muslim women and all immigrants. She

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ADMISSION INFO

Contact: (978) 745-9500

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Peabody Essex Museum

161 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970

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To park, you may use the parking garage on New Liberty Street. In addition, there is a municipal parking lot on nearby St. Peter Street, and a smaller garage on Derby Street, at the corner of Hawthorne Boulevard and Derby Street, three blocks from the museum. Limited on-street parking is available around Salem Common and at two-hour meters.

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All public areas of the museum are accessible to wheelchairs; the historic houses are not. Yin Yu Tang: A Chinese House offers limited wheelchair accessibility. A representative at the information

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