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Muxima
  • Alfredo Jaar
    born 1956
    born: Santiago, Chile ; active: United States, United States
  • Muxima, 2005
  • Where object was made: Angola
  • digital film with sound on Mac Mini computer, 36 minutes
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund in honor of Andrea Norris
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0026.01
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Series of images of contemporary Angola. Some sequences are silent, others are set to various recordings of a traditional folksong called “Muxima.”