Cecilia Vicuña completes the Athenian chapter of her documenta 14 project by way of a ritual offering to the sea gods of ancient Hellenic lore. The sacrifice in question consists of Vicuña presenting to these gods the remnants of red wool used in her quipu installation at the National Museum of Contemporary Art (EMST). Ashes to ashes, wool to water.

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Beach ritual

by Cecilia Vicuña

This performance is an integral part of Cecilia Vicuña’s contribution to documenta 14—a seaside sacrifice involving the same Greek wool that was used in the production of her “quipu” installation…