The concentration of many dissimilar cultures and lifestyles within a relatively small space gives birth to a culture of unique contrasts. Lacking my prevailing norm, the pressure to conform in this type of community is minimal, and what was once difference becomes a part of a shared, multi-cultural experience. The residents of Jamaica are constantly swept up in this dynamic medley of languages, customs and cuisines.




Remolino

Artist: Grimanesa Amorós
Production year: 2007
Duration: 00:03:03
Catalogued as: EXPERIMENTAL, INSTALLATION, PERFORMANCE, CULTURE/IDENTITY, GENDER/SEXUALITY

Galleries:
HARDCORE

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