Microscope Gallery Showing 4-Channel Video "Border Control" at the
Article by Adam Aslan
Microscope Gallery will be showing the four-channel video installation
"Border Control" at the 2020 Armory Show. The gallery has shown work from
Ahwesh in the past at their gallery located at 1329 Willoughby Ave in
"Border Control" employs four flat screens to examine US Border Policy. The
video was shot at the border of San Diego and Tijuana. Of particular note is
the face that the art piece acts as a witness to man climbing over an
existing wall at the border to enter the US, making this piece front line
journalism as well as art.
Microscope Gallery will be at Booth P5. The Armory show runs from
March 5-8, 2020 at Pier 94, 711 12th Avenue, New York.