Abdulnasser Gharem's 2007 performance Flora and Fauna opened a dialogue about the environment as the artist walked the streets with a plastic sheet over his body, only receiving oxygen from a tree that he carried with him. When he first began performing in the streets of his village, many thought he was crazy but soon the public was engaged in the conversation.
Check out the entire feature: installationmag.com/edge-of-arabia-presents-abdulnasser-gharem/
Video: Abdulnasser Gharem, Portrait of the Artist from the performance Flora and Fauna, digital print on limited arch archival Giclee Da Vinci paper, 60cm x 85cm, 2007 © of the artist and Edge of Arabia, Abdulnasser Gharem, 9 October – 8 November 2013, Edge of Arabia in partners with Ayyam Gallery & Side by Side Gallery, Akim Monet
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