Greater Toronto Art 2024, March 22–July 28.

Sahar Te’s Listening Attends (2021) offers contemplations on how objects might speak, and whether silence or barely audible sound can be charged. Taking the form of a Toyota Tacoma with a large PA sound system, the work is a reference to the use of imposing, aggressive vehicles to control crowds. Te notes that in her experiences that inspired this work, vehicles like this sustain dominance over a mass of people, even in a DIY state and stillness.

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Listening Attends, 2021
KHAAREJ No. 2, 2017

performance in Shannon Bool’s exhibition The Eastern Carpet in the Western World Revisited at Illingworth Kerry Gallery, Calgary. Photo: Chelsea Yang-Smith.
KHAAREJ No. 2, 2017

Listening Attends (2021)