Cuban artist Lázaro Saavedra lies in state in a coffin, paying sarcastic homage to the “death of the author.”

This event took place May 26, 2014, as part of the exhibition “Permission To Be Global/Prácticas Globales: Latin American Art from the Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Collection,” March 19, 2014—July 13, 2014.


Generously supported by MFA Associates/MFA Senior Associates.