Margaret O’Brien

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Margaret O’Brien

She is pursuing the site-specific nature of her practice through engagement with the historical sites of public executions in Paris, including public market places and closed prison courtyards. As a symptom of profound discord between a regime and its people, she sees the tradition of execution that grew from the late 1700s as having resonance in the current Europe climate. 

Image left: Margaret O'Brien The Long Goodbye
Image right: Margaret O'Brien I knew it was something