Haven’t 15 years of hiding in the toilets been enough?

Nada Sehnaoui

In April 2008, artist Nada Sehnaoui installed 600 toilet seats in downtown Beirut in memory of the 15-year long Lebanese war, a time when people used to hide from bombs, shrapnel, and snipers in the bathrooms.

Date: 2008

Location: Downtown

Medium: Installation

Material: Toilet seats

Section: Contemporary

Duration: Temporary

Tags:  Public Sculpture
Monuments & Memorials

Authorizations: Toilet seats

Commissioner: N/A