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Against opacity (caudal autotomy), 2022
The works on display were part of the exhibition Caudal eye (or crocodile tears) at Parallel /// Oaxaca, 2022, where Mili Herrera expands the concept of Caudal autotomy, a voluntary self-amputation that is used by many species in the natural world as a anti-predation strategy, for example the lizards who brake their tails to leave for predators so they can escape. The works are proposed to be explored as a map of memories and symbols where characters and creatures appear in the midst of a cryptic representation of nature and a vegetational debris, The characters confront their segmen ...