Artists Sift Through Archives for Memories of Miami

by Monica Uszerowicz on March 20, 2017

Jamilah Sabur’s installation, “A point at zenith: Become a body with organs and smell the Flowers,” was the last one I explored, and the only one in which I was able to experience in utmost silence. One enters into a room fully projected with a green grid, watching a video in which Sabur is dressed as a jockey wearing a gas mask, trapped in a jai alai court on an upper floor of an abandoned building. This building, explains the piece’s accompanying text...

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Jamilah Sabur is an UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts MFA Alumna. For more about her work, please visit:
http://jsabur.info/

Image Credit:
Jamilah Sabur, A point at zenith: Become a body with organs and smell the flowers, 2017.
Installation view photo is courtesy of Artist Jamilah Sabur and HYPERALLERGIC.