Vartan Avakian continues his reflection on popular culture through video and photography installations that endeavor to make visible the formal and technical limitations of each medium. He dissects each of their production processes by bringing them into confrontation with other disciplines. Volume 1: Arabic Home Interiors is a constantly evolving video which the artist claims is strictly a work of photography. Inspired by the typological series focusing on certain communities through a private, predefined and often caricatured environment, Avakian investigates the interiors of Arab homes.
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