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Green Dairy

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  • Green Dairy, 2014

  • Porcelain holloware
  • 9.125" x 3.75"
  • Volume No. 004
  • Limited Edition of 50

Translation Method

The project employs African first language speakers to translate and provide culturally accurate names for the missing and historically relevant locations for the fictional dairies.

Front of Bottle

Front of bottle artwork

Yoruba Language Translation

  • Upper Bottle Section
  • Quality Milk
  • Lower Bottle Section
  • Green Dairy
  • Ikirun

Back of Bottle

Back of bottle artwork

Yoruba Language Translation

  • Upper Bottle Section
  • For Health
  • Lower Bottle Section
  • Missing!
  • Have you seen me?
  • Ogundoyin
  • 40 years old
  • Ikirun
Translated by

Abi Ibraheem

Abi Ibraheem

Abi Ibraheem was born in Nigeria and attended the University of Ibadan, the oldest and most prestigious university in Nigeria. He worked as a librarian at the University of Agriculture in Abeokuta, Nigeria before moving to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 2001.

He attended the University of Pittsburgh where he earned a Masters of Library and Information Science degree in 2008 and currently works at Robert Morris University as the Head Cataloging Librarian and Associate Professor of Learning Resources.

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