Essential Viewing: This Short Documentary About Burka-Tagging Parisian Street Artist Princess Hijab

09/16/2010 4:29 PM |

The Independent followed Princess Hijab on a nocturnal outing to tag Burkas and Hijabs on the people in subway ads with thick black markers around the Metro tunnels in Paris—you know, the capital of Burka-ban country. Aside from the incredible performative aspect of her art—check out that costume!—she speaks really intelligently about what she considers a non-political practice. (Vulture)