Doris Salcedo, Atrabiliarios, 1993

Images of Doris Salcedo, Atrabiliarios

Four murky sepia-toned images of shoes embedded on a white wall by what appears to be surgical stitching.
Doris Salcedo, b. 1958, Bogotá; lives in Bogotá
Atrabiliarios, 1993
Plywood, shoes, and bladder and surgical thread
12 ¼ × 49 in. (31.1 × 124.5 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of Daryl Gerber Stokols and Jeff Stokols, 2011.51

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago