Asa Mendelsohn Figure of Speech

About The Artwork

  • Exhibitor

  • Asa Mendelsohn
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  • Year

  • 2018
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  • Description

  • For Security Chorus, artist Asa Mendelsohn recruited airport security workers who are also singers, inviting them to sing songs of their choosing in front of a camera, in different locations throughout the pre-security area of the airport. The resulting videos reflect on the relationship between a person and their work, voice and identity, and the power dynamics that often cast security personnel as enemies of pedestrians. What does working in airport security do to your voice?.

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  • Location

  • Terminal 1, Post-Security, Gate 17
    Terminal 2 East, Post-Security, Checkpoint 5

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  • Map