Antofagasta: Urban Embroidery

Urban Embroidery – Making Of

The Project

The "Urban Embroidery" is a community project executed by artist Max Sepúlveda in the Antofagasta Region in 2012. Public interventions were organized in which the Calameños embroidered a map of 3-2 meters of dreams, stories and aspirations for their city. At the same time a documentary of the experience was made.


The community work embroidered by the people interviewed, collaborating participants and the textile artist Max Sepúlveda in various locations in Calama, such as the rotary fairs, the Paseo Ramirez, the Modelo Market, The waterfall will be the trigger of this search that will be immortalized through audiovisual language.