in the south, turtels do not age

installation held at MAG3 . Vienna, Austria

The installation, developed for the show together with Austrian artist Sabine Groschup, contrasts the cultures of the two artists by dealing with environmental issues in the so-called South, more specifically in Brazil, one of the artists‘ home countries.

The installation’s format directly refers to the industrial disaster that occurred in Minas Gerais on 5th November 2015, seriously affecting Rio Doce (Sweet River), one of the five main rivers in the country, causing an enormous ecological damage...

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instalation view 
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