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Jorge Menna Barreto 1970 São Paulo, Brazil
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Untitled (contact), 2000
Installation / action
(3,000 bags, 105 kg of paper, 2,5 kg of strings)

The idea is to create a collective body, summing all the people's weight. Each person who comes here to my desk and tells me his/her weight, gets a bag where I stamp this weight summed with all the people who came before them, so he/she can carry it throughout the Biennial.

From an interview by Pat Binder and Gerhard Haupt.
Pabellón Cuba - 2 Tour

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