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The Joyful Cities Of Bodys Isek Kingelez

<img src=’https://media.npr.org/assets/img/2018/06/21/062018_npr_moma-citydreams_markabramson_04-2_wide-246bd72ced479b4d0060455b3a976fdd50653f63.jpg?s=600’ alt=’Ville Fantome. This construction has the largest footprint of the artist’s cityscape dioramas. The skyscrapers represent different countries. For instance, the gold-and-silver tower is emblazoned with USA.’/>

Using everything from soda cans to matchboxes, the Congolese artist crafted utopian dioramas, now on display at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City.

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