Video, color, sound, 25:30 min.
In her video performance Obeid compares Bolivar's historical promise with the current reality, and facing the abyss that is disclosed, she critically asks about the legitimacy of the celebrations around the Bicentenario.
(More information from Alfons Hug's catalogue text can be found on the Spanish and German pages)
© Stills: Leticia El Halli Obeid
Menos Tiempo que Lugar. The Art of the Independence: Contemporary Ecos. Artists from Latin America and Germany, 2009 - 2011. Curator: Alfons Hug.