Portraits Tatoués, 2007—ongoing

Marie-Hélène Cauvin
Portraits Tatoués, 2007—ongoing
Ink, charcoal, watercolour, pastel and sitckers on BFK Rives paper
76 x 111.8 cm each
Installation view
Photo by Alfredo Rubio


Marie-Hélène Cauvin’s solo exhibitions include Portrait (2009), Les Ateliers Jérôme, Pétion-Ville, Haiti, Obra sobre papel (2007), Instituto Peruano Norteamericano, Lima, Crossroads (2003), Harvard University, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Cambridge, Massachusetts. She recently participated in Dialogue among Civilizations, Art for Humanity, Durban (2010).

This person is part of Sharjah Biennial 10


Cauvin, Marie-Hélène

Portraits Tatoués

'The subjects all chose their own elements to represent and identify them in the form of a tattoo superimposed on their portraits.' Marie Hélène Cauvin