Red Chewing Gum

Akram Zaatari

Red Chewing Gum is a video letter inspired by separation and departure, relevant to Hamra’s recent history. It is also a reflection on video, adulthood, and sexuality, within the context of a changing popular culture and a changing urban environment.

Date: 2000
Location: Hamra
Medium: Installation
Material: Video
Section: Contemporary
Duration: Temporary
Tags: Displayed in public
Framework: Hamra Street Project
Authorizations: Municipality of Beirut
Commissioner: Ashkal Alwan