Displacements | 2004-05



I used carbon paper to transfer and print onto thin sheets of crystal paper lines that make up an imaginary world map I traveled as I read my grandfather’s 1940s written correspondence with my father.

  • carbon, sheets of crystal paper measuring 65 x 100 cm, craft paper tweezers, tensile steel cable
  • variable dimensions
  • EXHIBITIONS: ‘Entre céu e água,’ Paço Imperial, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil / ‘Territoires transitoires,’ Palais de la Porte Dorée, Paris, France / ‘Déplacements,’ Le Showroom, Paris, France /  ‘Memórias heterogêneas,’ Castelinho do Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Photo: Kristine Thiemann