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The Weight of Speak Out
2015
Iron plate, wood, spray paint, duct tape, foam, cushion
Dimensions variable

‘The Weight of Speak Out (2015~ongoing)’ is a series of works that borrow the handwritten texts of protesters' placards and recreate the material of cardboard into heavy and durable steel plates.



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Revolutions are
Born not of
Hopeless Despair
But of a
Spare of Desperate
Hope
-MLK

An excerpt from 'There’s so much I want to say to you' _ Sharon Hayes

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A related text, an excerpt from 'Ich und die Anderen' by Isolde Charim (Korean translation)



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