Obsesión (Obsession)

Jose-Ángel-Toirac-Obsesion

Obsesión (Obsession)

Artist: Jose Ángel Toirac

Co-Created with Meira Marrero

Year:  2010

Materials: Gold bread mounted on the Wall

Dimensions:  Variable

(This work recounts, using gold bread and sketches on the wall, the 638 assassination attempts against Fidel Castro. The total was revealed in 2006 by the former Cuban state security agent Fabián Escalante in a documentary film by Dollan Cannel called 638 Ways to Kill Castro)