INSTALLATION 

ice, curtains and video

Lost in a snowstorm, we are friends

publication, video, printed  textile and ice

A story about an extraordinary summer rest, a partly fictitious snowfall that interrupted the dynamics of  the industrial city of Monterrey, Mexico in 1967.  This specific piece is a reflection about stories that are not usual friends, narratives that are not supposed to be together.
The work fosters their encounter, it  joins a date: April 2, an uncanny snowfall, and a picture by a painter that illustrated the United States Wild West in the 1700´s. The stories interlace and create fictional levels, new meanings and material proposals.


The text Lost in the storm we are friends (an American painting), accompanies a fictional conversation that sets off the beginning of a series of artworks about moments and monuments of exchange between narratives.​

Exhibition in Les Complices*, Zurich

​​http://www.lescomplices.ch/ongoing/lost-in-a-snowstorm-we-are-friends/ 

July-August 2018


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