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SALCEDO, Doris - Installation artist

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
SALCEDO, Doris - Installation artist

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Colombian, 20th century, female.

Installation artist.

Doris Salcedo had a first solo exhibition in New York in 1994. Especially notable is the series Casa Viuda in which she displays the history of her country and the destruction of families by means of fragments of old worn-out furniture.

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