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Folding monument (The Obelisk, Independence Square, Guatemala City)

Upcycled cotton canvas, cotton straps, thread, plywood shelf and printed photograph.


Photos by Margo Porres

This work is a scale replica of a monument which commemorates the independence of Central America. It was built in 1935 under the dictatorship of Jorge Ubico and designed by Rafael Pérez De León.


Installation views, Nada concreto (Nothing Concrete), solo exhibition, Proyectos Ultravioleta, Guatemala City.

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Photo: José Oquendo

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