Yoik and History
by Britta Marakatt-Labba with Simon Issát Marainen and Axel Andersson

Music performance
5–5:30 pm
documenta Halle, Du-Ry-Straße 1, Kassel

Britta Marakatt-Labba, Historja, 2003–07, embroidery, print, appliqué, and wool on linen
, documenta Halle, Kassel, © Britta Marakatt-Labba/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2017, documenta 14, photo: Roman März

Acclaimed Sámi musicians Simon Issát Marainen and Axel Andersson perform live yolk and guitar using Britta Marakatt-Labba’s epic embroidered textile Historja—a document of Sámi history from mythological stories to political uprisings—as a score.

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