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DUBAI

Green Art Gallery

Hale Tenger

Balloons on the Sea

HALE TENGER, Balloons on the Sea, 2011. Seven-channel video installation, dimensions variable. Courtesy Green Art Gallery, Dubai.

Though Hale Tenger strives to avoid repetition in her diverse array of installation, sculpture and video work, there nevertheless remain certain crucial recurring themes, and the critique of power looms large among them. In some works the 51-year-old Turkish artist is blunt in her examination of the male-dominated political arena. I Know People Like This II (1992), first shown at the 3rd Istanbul…

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