Activated by artist Reem Marji at the Ghorfa.
Imagine you live in a city under blockade
Imagine you have no electricity
Imagine you have to queue for water or food
Occupy a 4 x 4 metre space or camp in a tent 10 hours a day for 50 days Timeshare with friends
Drink only water or tea Cook and eat lentils
Read Mahmoud Darwish's poem Write Down, I am an Arab
Read Frantz Fanon's book The Wretched of the Earth
Play Fairuz's song One Day We Shall Return
Write in your journal, draw, paint, take photos or film
Record conversations, sounds, silence
Measure time: hours, days, months, years with no hope
Imagine you are a Palestinian in Gaza.
© Photo: Courtesy of Darat al Funun
The Khalid Shoman Foundation
Workshops, activations, performances & activities based on instructions by 70 artists. Darat al Funun, Amman, until Mid-January 2017.