Portfolio > Counting Breaths - an Installation

In 2003, when asked about casualties in Iraq, then Secretary of State Donald Rumsfeld said "we don't do body counts on other people." (Fox News transcript 11/2/2003). "Counting Breaths" is in response to this statement, and represent an accounting of souls lost, both U..S. soldiers and Iraqi civilians, in the Iraq/U.S. war between 2003 and 2011.

casualties of the Iraq war reflected in the images of young victims
installation, mixed
Handmade book with slate cover, counting Iraq war casualties
Mixed media, Art book
12x12 (closed)
Each mark represents an Iraqi civilian killed during the US occupation of Iraq war
10 x 90"