The installation reworks Parr’s face sewing performance, Aussie, Aussie, Aussie, Oi, Oi, Oi, with specially constructed soundtracks and piles of newspapers. It looks at the media as an inexorable pulse of sensationalism that leads either to desensitised apathy or xenophobic hysteria.
Source: Solo Survey Exhibition Linkage Project, Tasmanian School of Art, UTAS
http://www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/aboutus/senior_gallery_staff (28/05/04); AGNSW Library catalogue
Adam Geczy and Mike Parr: the mass psychology of fascism, zip-a-dee-doo-dah, zip-a-dee-ay. [Sydney]: Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2004
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