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"Diadji Diop’s sculpture, “Dans le bonheur” (2009), plays on the expression “swimming in happiness,” or the very image of happiness. Such happiness, and the political, geographic, and mortal challenges to it — in a year when an estimated 3,771 immigrants died crossing the Mediterranean — generated the exhibition Frontières (till July 3, part of the nationwide Autour de Frontières series, which continues through October)." #DiadjiDiop, “Dans le bonheur” (2009) outside the National Museum of the History of Immigration (📸 Alison Kinney for Hyperallergic)
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    "Diadji Diop’s sculpture, “Dans le bonheur” (2009), plays on the expression “swimming in happiness,” or the very image of happiness. Such happiness, and the political, geographic, and mortal challenges to it — in a year when an estimated 3,771 immigrants died crossing the Mediterranean — generated the exhibition Frontières (till July 3, part of the nationwide Autour de Frontières series, which continues through October)." #DiadjiDiop, “Dans le bonheur” (2009) outside the National Museum of the History of Immigration (📸 Alison Kinney for Hyperallergic)

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