The Truth Will Set Us Free

In this art piece, a transcript from an audio book was displayed on an LCD 10-inch screen, while the audio of it was broadcasted through a radio transmitter with an antenna capable of transmit up to 1 kilometer around, taking into account that this was carried out in Caño Amarillo, area adjacent to the Venezuelan Presidential Palace (Miraflores Palace), the ofice of the Venezuelan President, the action is likely to be considered a terrorist act.

The audio broadcasted was The New Idol, which was extracted from the audio book Thus Spoke Zarathustra from Nietzsche, text in which the philosopher-turned-poet, accuses the state of being a monster cold, capable of the worst atrocities while their follower’s superfluous notes, decadent and a whole range of ofensive adjectives.

Original title in Spanish: La verdad os hará libre
Year: 2011
Technique: Interactive video installation

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