Wafaa Bilal…168:01 2016

168.01_wafaabilal-e1455926260994[1].jpgAn Iraqi/American artist in this recent installation remembers the 2003 invasion of Iraq where most of the books at the College of Fine Art in Bagdad were set on fire. It is not the first time in Persian history that a library — depository of human knowledge — has been destroyed

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