ARTIST PROFILE

Martin Balaz

  • Slovakia (b. 1979)
Triptych of one refugee family. Triptych jednej rodiny utečencov.

Triptych of one refugee family. Triptych jednej rodiny utečencov.

  • 2015
  • Photographs printed on canvas framed old windows. Installed in city park. Fotografie vytlačené na plátne a orámované v starom okne. 210x110 cm

  • Malak Hajjar and his family decided to run away once his son had been kidnapped by the ISIS men. They asked a 25.000-dollar ransom for him. “We didn´t have that much money, so they kept him.” says Malak, nearly crying.

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  •  Half-truth. Polopravda.  - thumbnail Triptych of one refugee family. Triptych jednej rodiny utečencov. - thumbnail Mother / Matka a dieťa - thumbnail Refugees  / Utečenci  - thumbnail

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    Utečenci / Refugees | 2015

"Refugees" - a family from Syria that had lived in the south-eastern Turkey for two years and now is waiting what shall come next Rodina zo Sýrie ktorá žije už dva roky mimo domova a čaká na svoj ďalší osud.