Musaj te Dzav / I have to leave /Je dois partir

Musaj te Dzav / I have to leave /Je dois partir

Musaj te Dzav / I have to leave /Je dois partir
The three skirts in this exhibition are from Musaj te Dzav/ I Have to Leave, a project initiated by artists Hedina Tahirovic Sijercic and Lynn Hutchinson Lee of chirikli collective. Musaj te Dzav is based on forced migration of the Romani people, following a historical trajectory that ends in present-day Canada.

The project artists use hand-made skirts, written word and photographs to articulate the human rights issues of Roma today.

Holocaust skirt: gampi paper and block print featuring images of a phoenix rising from the ashes. By Hedina Tahirovic Sijercic and Lynn Hutchinson Lee

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