Sabsabi’s communities reveal the structures of exclusion that are carefully managed by mainstream media. Far from being an outmoded relic of modernity, he demonstrates that crowds still count as a powerful disruptive force... Sabsabi forces the spectator to confront the ongoing construction and stereotyping of Australian identity, and the role sport plays in supporting this process.
Chari Larsson | Multitude, Solitude: Khaled Sabsabi’s ‘Crowds’ | 2016 | DOWNLOAD