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Copy and Paste, 2019, mixed materials, 450x1100x400cm, part Duhok public art 2019

Copy and Paste

Recycled wood sheets, plastic and Poplar tree trunks

Public Art Duhok, 2019

 

Land grabbing is a contentiousissue as the motives behind such activities are manifold; from a desperate necessity of the poor to the ambitions of entitiesor regional powers attempting to realise their plans for expansion.

 

I use basic materials such as scrap wood panels, large branches and plastic sheets to convey the idea of an unsophisticated action intervening unfairly in an empty space that is being torn apart by the process of unscrupulous ownership.