Saturday, 2 December 2023

Textile Details

'Catalina Larrere', by Aurora Ortiz. (Photo: Catalina Larrere)
'Catalina Larrere', by Aurora Ortiz. (Photo: Catalina Larrere)


Title of Textile:Catalina Larrere
Maker: Aurora Ortiz
Country of Origin: Chile
Year Produced: 2020
Size (cm): 48cm (w) x 37cm (l)
Materials: A mixture of natural and synthetic fabrics, mainly scraps
Type of Textile: Arpillera

This arpillera was specially commissioned for the exhibition Arpilleras Poéticas (December 2023 - March 2024). It is Aurora Ortiz' textile representation of Catalina Larrere, who designed the book "ARPILLERAS POÉTICAS" (2023), which was co-produced by Mapuche poet Jaime Huenún Villa and Conflict Textiles curator Roberta Bacic.

Owner: Conflict Textiles collection
Location: Catalina Larrere
Original / Replica: Original
Photographer: Catalina Larrere
Provenance: This textile representation was commissioned by Curator Roberta Bacic for publication in the "Arpilleras Poéticas" book in place of a photo.

Textile exhibited at: Arpilleras Poéticas, 7/12/2023 - 17/03/2024

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