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Anatomy of a Revolution: Rojava



Jonas Staal

Currently not on display
Acquired in 2019
Inventory number 3527
schenking van / donation by Jonas Staal

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Jonas Staal produced the photo series Anatomy of a Revolution: Rojava (2015) during his first travel to Rojava in 2014. It documents the emergence of radical new institutions since the start of the Rojava Revolution.

A sculpture dating from the period of the Assad regime in Derbêsiyê has been repainted in yellow–red–green, thus being transformed into a monument for the Rojava Revolution.