Doris Salcedo

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Doris Salcedo

Doris Salcedo makes sculptures and installations that function as political and mental archaeology, using domestic materials charged with significance and suffused with meanings accumulated over years of use in everyday life. Salcedo often takes specific historical events as her point of departure, conveying burdens and conflicts with precise and economical means.

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On 'A Flor de Piel' and 'Plegaria Muda'

In this film, Doris Salcedo talks to Tim Marlow about her exhibition at White Cube Mason's Yard.

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The Making of 'A Flor de Piel'

This film charts the process behind the making of Doris Salcedo's sculpture, A Flor de Piel.

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