Voice to the voiceless among them
Artist: Ahmad Ghossein
Type: Conceptual, Intervention, Site-specific
Ahmad Ghossein repeats the popular slogan of Assafir newspaper “Voice to the voiceless among them”. Placed on the last page of the paper and apparently under a simple gray scale, the viewer is invited to move the paper back and forth from his eyes. The sentence should reveal.
Biography: Ahmad Ghossein (Lebanon) is an artist and filmmaker whose practice utilizes a number of media to draw on the potential of the moving image. He is interested in the connection between individual human experiences and shared historical and political realities. His work is driven by personal and emotional experience, but is essentially concerned with the larger political dynamics of his time. (Marfa’)