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The Year of Dreaming Dangerously
  • Ganzeer
    born 1982
    born: Giza, Egypt
    Booklyn, Inc., publisher
    founded 1999
    Out of Line Press, printer
    founded 2012
  • The Year of Dreaming Dangerously, 2015
  • Ganzeer's Trouble Trunk
  • Where object was made: New York, New York, United States
  • screen print
  • Object Height/Width: 432 x 279 mm
    Object Height/Width: 17 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: Shirley Cundiff Haines and Jordan L. Haines Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0025.01
Description

A person depicted in white and black in is lying on the bottom wheels of a tank. The tank is printed in black ink and is facing towards the left side of the page. Black text in Arabic is above the tank. Above this text are designs and Arabic text in white ink. The designs include a skull and crossbones, three fists, and lotus flowers. The background is metallic brown.