Desplazamiento: Stephanie Mercedes
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Desplazamiento features a site-specific installation by Stephanie Mercedes, using photographic negatives and a constructed river to recreate events from the dictatorship in Argentina, so that they can never be forgotten.
Desplazamiento is a site-specific installation by Stephanie Mercedes that reimagines the waters of Rio de la Plata during the Argentine dictatorship. During this period, approximately 30,000 people “disappeared,” many of which were dropped into the river in “death flights” so that the bodies would never be discovered. In this art exhibition, Mercedes uses photographic negatives from this period to symbolically recreate events so that they may never be forgotten.
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Opening reception on March 14 from 6 – 9 p.m. with performance at 7:30 p.m. followed by a panel discussion at 8 p.m. concerning the intersection between art and activism.
Broward College, A. Hugh Adams Central Campus, Davie, FL