NEW YORK – Artist Saeri Kiritani decided to take part in an exhibition at a nuclear shelter in Bosnia-Herzegovina as she believes it is her responsibility, as a national of the only country to ever come under atomic attack, to raise global awareness of the tragedies that hit the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945.
The 46-year-old said the two cities immediately came to mind when she was invited to participate in the Project Biennial of Contemporary Art, D-0 ARK Underground at the shelter called ARK in the central Bosnian town of Konjic.
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