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The Benin Project

Orlow, Uriel (2007) The Benin Project. In: New Lands, 16 Jun 2007, BFI Southbank.

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Abstract

Project around the looted Benin Bronzes comprising the following components: Lost Wax: 7-channel video with sound, durations variable, The Visitor: single channel video with sound, 16’, The Naked Palace: single channel video with sound, 16’, A very fine cast (110 years): 28 engravings, Worldwide Benin: single channel video and wall drawing.

Item Type:Show/Exhibition
Additional Information:6 works, including 2 16 minute videos, 28 prints, a vinyl wall piece and a 7 screen installation. Also exhibited at Fri-Art centre d'art contemporain, Fribourg, Switzerland (6/7-19/8/07), Whitechapel Gallery, London (25/10/07), Stephen Lawrence Gallery London (22/2/08-5/4/08), Oberhausen Short Film Festival (2/5/08), London Gallery West (20/6/08-20/7/08)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Aideo art, installation, history, Benin bronzes, Nigeria
Research Community:University of Westminster > Media, Arts and Design, School of
ID Code:5539
Deposited On:25 Sep 2008 11:19
Last Modified:08 Jun 2010 12:00

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