Voice Basin

Hundreds of spotlights illuminate an empty lakebed on the north of Lulu Island. The beams shimmer, tuned in synchronicity with voice recordings that visitors speak into an intercom. As new recordings are added to the reservoir of voices, old ones can be heard again before they vanish altogether.

General info

Year of creation:


  • Rafael Lozano-Hemmer: Translation Island, Department of Culture and Tourism of Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 2023 - 2024.