Sara Umar

The complexities of visible political constructs and the presence of hidden violence, traumatic memory and fictitious narrative in present-day warfare and conflict underpin Umar’s practice. In Blanket Party the foremost concerns are disappearance in war, repetitive action and labour as traumatic neuroses, as well as the transformation of memory within conflict.

Blanket Party, 2014. 280cm x 180cm x 12cm