ToobaTOOBA by Shirin Neshat, 2002 USA,12’43” Tooba is the name of a sacred tree mentioned in the Koran, which can offer shelter and blessings to those in need. The  work explores issues of the immigrant experience, the position of women in contemporary society and the complexities of Islam. Conceived after 9/11, the artist says: „it is about how we are all running, looking for some kind of sanctuary.“