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Abu Ghraib Party kit
Part of the Visual and Critical Studies Department's thesis exhibition at the Alogon Gallery in Chicago, Ill.; "The 3 US military medical kits containing Vivarin, Robitussin, strobe lights, LED lights, chem-sticks, colored gels, copper wire, handcuffs, blank dog tags, women's underwear, CD player, mini speakers, OutKast's 2003 Speakerboxxx/The Love Below. The kits contained party instructions that were created from Tara McKelvey's book Monstering: Inside America's Policy on Secret Interrogations and Torture in the Terror War. The installation and kits aimed to open a controversial political topic to new inquiry by revealing the unseen, festive, and everyday objects of Abu Ghraib."--Artist's statement.
3 military medical kits
DrawingInk jet printingLaser printingOther
Local Book ArtsPost-Conceptual
MultiplesArtists' booksSound recordings
Yellow strobe light, 3 LED lights and disc man all have batteries. Also includes a bottle of Robitussin.
artists' books (books)compact discsmultiples
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