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Installation in Manchester

Ibrahim Mahama: Parliament of Ghosts

Friday 05 July 2019Friday 27 September 2019

Installation by Ibrahim Mahama exploring the history of Ghana, charting its journey from British colony to independent nation. The installation comprises an assemblage of rescued and repurposed objects to form a vast parliamentary chamber made out of abandoned train seats and faded railway sleepers, scrapped school furniture and documents from governmental archives. The show also uses painting, sculpture, photography and film.

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Ghana | Ibrahim Mahama | installation


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Manchester Lancashire M15 6ER

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