The Mutations of Women and Sardines

Mohamed Chamsedine

Mohamed Chamsedine addresses the “evolution of the masculine Lebanese dream from sperm to fish to woman” in the white plaster cast of a woman looking out to sea, with photographic murals of canned sardines trailing on the sidewalk behind her.

Date: 1999

Location: Corniche El Manara

Medium: Installation, Sculpture

Material: White plaster cast

Section: Contemporary

Duration: Temporary

Tags:  Site-specific Intervention

Framework: The Corniche Project

Authorizations: White plaster cast

Commissioner: Ashkal Alwan