Their Dreams, 2010

Adel Abidin
Their Dreams, 2010
6-channel video installation
4 minutes
Film still
Image courtesy of the Artist
Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation

Overview

Their dreams is a work inspired from children's stories of their dreams about what they could be and what they hope to receive from the world. The videos are reflections on individual reactions to universal issues from the perspective of children. The dreams and animations are renderings of interviews with and illustrations from children in various locations including Iraq, Palestine, Switzerland, Jordan and Finland.

April 2011

This project was part of Sharjah Biennial 10

Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation

Credits

Animation by Sami Syrja
Sound design by Timo Anttila

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Their Dreams

Adel Abidin
2010

6-channel video installation
4 minutes
Film still
Image courtesy of the Artist
Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation

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Their Dreams

Adel Abidin
2010

6-channel video installation
4 minutes
Film still
Image courtesy of the Artist
Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation

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Their Dreams

Adel Abidin
2010

6-channel video installation
4 minutes
Film still
Installation view
Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation
Photo by Alfredo Rubio

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Their Dreams

Adel Abidin
2010

6-channel video installation
4 minutes
Installation view
Commissioned by Sharjah Art Foundation
Photo by Alfredo Rubio

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Abidin, Adel

Adel Abidin began his career as a painter, his work encompasses video, installation, photography and new media.