"Home Visit" (1999-2000)

"Home Visit," 1999-2000
"Tina's House" with Pepón Osorio, Sasha Rosado and Tine Rosado
Photo by Adam Wallacabage
Courtesy the Artist

"This mother and her two daughters; her name is Tina. We started to talk with the understanding that at some point I will create a work of art...but that I will involve them, the three of them, in the process of it...They lost everything in a fire. And we talked about that. And we cried together. It's a lot of tears in my work I realized. And then I thought, 'Well, why don't I recreate that home? Why don't we go back to the event and do kind of a drill?' And they were willing, scared. I was scared. And we sat and remembered..."

- Pepón Osorio