Certified Signature. 2003
Environment in the Matucana 100 Art Center, Santiago. Red lighting of the space by means of seventy-eight 1,200 watt spotlights, modification of the window light on the premises, 14 neon texts and audio track. 800 x 3,200 x 5,500 cm. The audio track is a mix of the first verse of Los enamorados (The Lovers), sung by María Martha Serra Lima and radio static. The work was open to the public for 240 hours, from October 3rd to 13th. Created on the 30th anniversary of the military coup, the piece alludes to the experience of torture.
© Photo: Jorge Brantmayer
Recent Art in Chile. Book edited by Gerardo Mosquera, several essays by other art critics. Lots of images and information.