Archive of the livings
‚ÄčThe use of newspaper metaphorically questions the contemporary human condition as it experiences daily bombardment of news and informational infiltration without the opportunity or the ability to control, disseminate, validate or respond. The exhibition addresses the significance placed on contextual constructs weighing on society while simultaneously reducing the value of their content minimizing their functionality to mere paper objects. The outwardly simplistic, primary geometric bodies, composed of multiple compact layers of newspaper, and the textural formation of complex, voluminous inner structures provokes the audience to collectively exist in the fragile balance of order or as a functioning form amidst chaos.
AZADEH HUSSAINI