John Smith
‘Flag Mountain (Southern Nicosia, looking towards the border with the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus)’, 2010
HD video, colour, sound, seamless loop; 8 mins cycle
Edition of 5 + 2 AP
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In Nicosia, the divided capital of Cyprus, a display of nationalism is taken to its logical conclusion. ‘Flag Mountain’ sets dramatic spectacle against everyday life as the inhabitants of both sides of the city go about their daily business.