147 Memoria: Life is Beautiful and the Dirty War

Victor Videla Godoy

October 25, 2010, 5:00 pm   » 

147 Memoria:Life is Beautiful and the Dirty War
Installation of the Chilean artist, Victor Videla Godoy.
Opening Reception: Monday, October 25, 5 PM
During the opening there will be a talk in Spanish given by the organizers.

Exhibition Dates:
Tuesday, October 26 and Wednesday October 27.
11 am to 3 pm

Videla Godoy was imprisoned and tortured during the Pinochet dictatorship,and later on he was kidnapped by Coordination Federal, an Argentinean Police force. After two weeks of torture and interrogation by the Chilean Secret Service, as part of the Plan Condor, he was moved to cell number 147 in the prison of Villa Devoto, Buenos Aires, where many other political prisoners were held.

The event is sponsor by:
- UCLA Latin American Institute
- UCLA Center for Argentina, Chile and the South Cone
- Young Research Library
- Design Media Arts Graduate Students
- UCLA School of Law's International Human Rights Program

EDA  (Map)
Broad Art Center
240 Charles E. Young Drive, Room 1250
Los Angeles, CA 90095
+Parking is $12 all day, and is available in structure 3, adjacent to the building. For more information, call 310.825.9007.