The Presidential Bed

Oraib Toukan

The Presidential Bed is a mixed media and video installation that is composed of an interactive hanging bed in a renovated room and a looped video in an unrenovated room next door. The bed is made of layers of reused clothing laid on steel.

Date: 2005
Location: Aley
Medium: Installation
Material: N/A
Section: Contemporary
Duration: Temporary
Tags: Site-specific intervention
Framework: Artists’ International Workshop: Aley
Authorizations: Municipality of Aley
Commissioner: Artist-led initiative