Part of Refuge exhibit curated by Sid Lee Collective, provoking discussion around immigration, displacement, the fight for equality and protection of civil liberties.
4.8 Million / 55" x 35" plexi, LED, vinyl.
"4.8 Million" is a dedication to the collective pain of the refugee experience; the forced displacement, perilous journey, rejection in a safe haven; What is it like to be trapped, to be placeless, to be singled out, to feel worthless?
In the city where we constantly seek a life of stimulation beyond mundanity, we lose perspective. It's crucial to recall empathy in any small aspect.