The Overseas Ensemble

Ilaria Lupo

This project focuses on the legal interdiction to migrant laborers to perform music publicly in Lebanon. This is because the legal restrictions on performing music is under the purview of the Artist Visa, rooted in French mandate laws which still regulate prostitution in Lebanon.

Date: 2015

Location: N/A

Medium: Sound

Material: Album production, live performances and film (in progress)

Section: Contemporary

Duration: Temporary

Tags:  Participatory Art

Authorizations: Album production, live performances and film (in progress)

Commissioner: N/A