Marilyn Boror Bor

Marilyn Boror Bor


She centers on the word as a cultural code that defines and builds identities. Using the Mayan language Kaqchiquel, her works seek to rescue an imaginary, a history and a worldview that has been powerfully denied to her, and can be read as the testimony of a history of dispossessions that Mesoamerican indigenous people have endured and whose consequences are apparent even today.



De la serie Edicto cambio de nombre, 2018. Fotos: Byron Mármol.