Sayuri Guzmán: Braids

Sayuri Guzmán: Braids photo/foto: Mateo Rudas

Braids

In the Dominican Republic, the hair of eight Dominican women and eight Haitian women was woven together until all were joined by a single braid. The documentation of this process will be placed in the exhibition space and the audience will be invited to braid each other's hair. A reflection on the reality of one island and two countries.

Biography

Sayuri Guzmán studied fashion design at the Universidad Autónoma de Santo Domingo (UASD) and has a B.A. in Art History and Criticism. Guzmán currently organizes the International Festival of Performance and Action Art "perforMar: espacio de convergencia" in the Dominican Republic.

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