JÚRAME QUE NO ME OLVIDAS, SI ME OLVIDAS, ELLOS GANAN.

(Promise me you won’t forget me, if you forget me, they win.)

This piece consists of forty three memorial badges commemorating students that were detained and disappeared from Ayotzinapa, Mexico in the custody of the police.The badges are enamelled and inscribed with their names, then etched, leaving a trace. The official seal of Mexico has been laser engraved on the back.

Materials

Copper, enamel, graphite and cotton yarn

Year

2018

Dimensions

3” x 2”