"Muxima," video still (2006)

"Muxima," video still, 2006
Digital video with sound on Mac Mini computer. Time: 36 minutes.
© Alfredo Jaar, courtesy Galerie Lelong, New York.

"I first traveled to Angola without a camera. That’s the way I work. The first visit or two, I control myself and I do not shoot. I just observe because I would like to understand first, capturing an essence . . ."

- Alfredo Jaar