Event Details

Serguey Maximov, President Edinburgh Chilean Society and Rosa Santibáñez pictured at the exhibition of arpilleras as part of the

Serguey Maximov, President Edinburgh Chilean Society and Rosa Santibáñez pictured at the exhibition of arpilleras as part of the "Latin American Village". (Photo: Yennifer Cortés)

 

Exhibition and associated activities:Latin American Village
Description: This event was organised by the Edinburgh Latin American Society along with the Edinburgh Chilean Society, Edinburgh University Salsa Society and the Edinburgh Mexican Society. The University of Edinburgh supported this event through provision of facilities and equipment.

A total of eight arpilleras were exhibited as part of this event, which also featured booths with decorations, pictures, live music performances, original films and short videos about Latin America.
Commissioned by: Edinburgh Chilean Society
Date(s): 16th February 2018 - 16th February 2018
Venue: Teviot Row House, Edinburgh, Scotland
13 Bristo Place, Edinburgh EH8 9AJ. United Kingdom
Curator: Curator Roberta Bacic assisted by Breege Doherty
Facilitator: Edinburgh Chilean Society
Outcome: Approximately 70 people attended this event.




Documents: • Introduction to arpilleras on exhibit - view
• Event photos: Latin American Village-Feb 2018 - view