Horacio Zabala - Subversive Practises

Horacio Zabala

(1943, AR)

300 metros de cinta negra para enlutar una plaza pública (300 Meters of Black Ribbon to Put a Public Square into Mourning), 1972
Photo of the exhibition ‘Arte e Ideología en CAYC al aire libre’ (Art and Ideology. CAYC in the Open Air)


Zabala’s intervention in ‘Art and Ideology: CAYC in the Open Air’ consisted of three hundred meters of black plastic ribbon with which he surrounded the perimeter wall of the square at which the exhibition was being held.