Installation at 8th International Istanbul Biennial (2003)

Installation at 8th International Istanbul Biennial, 2003

Photo by Muammer Yanmaz
© Doris Salcedo
Courtesy the Alexander and Bonin, New York

"The Istanbul Biennial piece relates to an historical event. But that event had been
forgotten, entirely forgotten. The people of the city did not make the direct connection,
but it gave me the opportunity to bring many aspects alive, especially in a society where memories are repressed."

-Doris Salcedo