Slavs and Tatars
Mouth to Mouth
SLAVS AND TATARS, Reverse Joy, 2012. MDF, tile, water pump, pigmented water, bowl and tile application with black paint, 241 x 241 x 41 cm.
Installation view from the exhibition “Mouth to Mouth” at SALT Galata, Istanbul, 2017.
Photo by Mustafa Hazneci. Courtesy the artists and Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York.
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