signed and dated 'Los Carpinteros, La Hab. 98' (lower right), titled 'Inmunidad' (center left)
watercolor and graphite on paper
3112 x 5118 in. (80 x 130 cm.)
Executed in 1998.
Acquired directly from the artist by the present owner.
Geneva, World Health Orgination Headquarters; New York, United Nations Building; São Paolo, SESC Pompéia; New Delhi, Lalit Kala Akademi; Milan, La Triennale di Milano; New York, MoMA PS1, The Edge of Awareness, May 1998–January 1999.
A portion of the proceeds of this sale will support ART for The World's missions and continuous activities in art, cinema, and culture as a bridge with the UNSDG (Sustainable Developments Goals).
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“Immunity, protection, fear, risk, aggression, impotence, clean…, instability, time, emergency…. fragile, closed, affable, limit, separate…” (Los Carpinteros, 1998).

The present work was realized in La Havana in 1998 for the exhibition “The Edge of Awareness,” a traveling exhibition curated by ART for The World, a non-governmental organization founded in 1996, in commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the World Health Organization.

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