”Juan-Pedro y Vania van a pasear al zoologico” (Juan-Pedro and Vania go to the Zoo), 1974
Hand-made book by Galia Guemberena, wrapping paper, metallic paper, thread, pen, on cartonboard 130 x 16cm, double-sided
Moheda (South Sweden) Refugge Center 1979-2014
NOVIEMBRE is a comprehensive term for this ongoing archeological/emotional project made up of different parts of history, fiction and geographical displacements. Through documents, collages, videos and sound it aims to retell a personal journey in progress.
Fabra Guemberena's mother was engaged in the urban guerilla activity against the regime in Uruguay during the 70's. The starting point of NOVIEMBRE is a letter from his mother to him in the format of a children's book that she created out of reused wrapping-paper while incarcerated in 1973.
El Gurrumino, 2014, 570 x 390 cm
Magazines, ink, tape, paper