Widow Building
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\ˈwi-(ˌ)dō\ \ˈbil-diŋ\
Etymology : widow - building
Function : noun

1. From a doris salcedo art piece, chairs, the vacant concrete covered chairs represent the vacant body as architecture and place memory. The familiar objects are meant to evoke the feeling of remembrance of people that have died, gone missing, or murdered in her home country of Colombia.

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1. Doris Salcedo - 10,000 chairs- author unkown

(javier perez pittaluga, 6/12/07)
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