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Basim Magdy: Would a Firefly Fear the Fire that Burns in Its Heart?

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PRODUCT: Basim Magdy: Would a Firefly Fear the Fire that Burns in Its Heart?
SIZE: 11.25" high x 11.25" wide
MATERIALS: Hardcover
Egyptian artist Basim Magdy’s (born 1977) films, photographs and drawings focus on structures of seeing, remembering and archiving. As this volume demonstrates, he scrutinizes collective utopias and expresses doubt about dogmas and ideologies. Text by Regine Basha, Lauren Cornell, Britta Färber, Friedhelm Hütte, Omar Kholeif. 201 pages, Hatje Cantz. The exhibition Basim Magdy: The Stars Were Aligned for a Century of New Beginnings is presented at the MCA Dec 10, 2016–Mar 19, 2017. Learn more.
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