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Sydney

22nd Biennale of Sydney: “NIRIN”

Multiple locations

AZIZ HAZARA, Bow Echo, 2019, still from five-channel digital video with color and sound: 4 min 17 sec. 

Produced by the Han Nefkens Foundation. Courtesy the artist.

A boy stands on a mountain, blowing a tiny plastic bugle, clothes whipping in the wind. A dirge-like sound grows louder and louder, drowning out the boy’s jaunty music. The noise reaches a pitch so high that it becomes unbearable, an aural presence that blankets the landscape, cancels out its beauty, replacing it, instead, with

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