Madeline Djerejian

Madeline Djerejian
Storyboard for P-R-I-M-E-R (Jungle Battles), 2014, Mixed-media installation (book pages, image clippings, paper, black embossing tape, inkjet prints, pins), Dimensions Variable

Blindfolded American hostages are gathered before the public and photographed by their Iranian captors on November 4, 1979, the first day of occupation of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran. The picture, obtained by UPI after the FBI showed no interest, was brought into the U.S. by an Iranian.