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"What Else Could We Talk About? Narcomessages, 2009"

Exhibition view:
"What Else Could We Talk About?", 53 Bienale di Venezia, Mexican Pavilion, 2009

Photo: Teresa Margolles

Fabric impregnated with blood gathered from the places where murders took place embroidered with gold threads. The fabrics were progressively embroidered during the Venice Biennial [Work in progress]

The embroidered phrases have been taken from the messages that the organized crime uses in its executions.
SEE, HEAR AND SILENCE
UNTILL ALL YOUR CHILDREN FALL
THUS FINISH THE RATS
SO THAT THEY LEARN TO RESPECT

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