Cornered

  • Installation

Cornered is a video installation that represents the motivation and struggles of migrants leaving their home country and making an attempt, most often failed, to cross the border from Morocco to the Spanish cities of Melilla and Ceuta, the only European cities on Africa’s mainland. The visual imagery focuses on the ambitions and struggles of the migrants, from the journey from their home country to the many attempts to enter Spain, and the frustration of the perpetual effort to reach their dream — the dream of a better life for their families.

Duke Faculty Artists/Collaborators

Cited Artists/Collaborators

  • Diali Cissokho & Kaira Ba; Dimitri TItov; Jonathan Henderson; Raquel Salvatella De Prada; Tristan Park

Creation Date

  • 2018

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