From “Tortilla and Milk” “The Entrance” Photography Roque RM

From “Tortilla and Milk” “The Walk” Photography Roque RM

From “Tortilla and Milk” “The Offering” Photography Roque RM

From “Tortilla and Milk” “The Flesh of Mexico” Photography Anna Bruce

From “Tortilla and Milk” “The Sharing” Photography Anna Bruce

From “Tortilla and Milk” “The Eating of the Tortilla” Photography Anna Bruce

From “Tortilla and Milk” “The Witnesses” Photography Anna Bruce

From “Tortilla and Milk” “The Drinking of the Milk” Photography Anna Bruce

Short Explorative Actions and Performances

“Tortilla and Milk”
A participatory performance marking the beginning of the First Food Residency in the United Kingdom. The audience was invited to share one tortilla and drink from a bottle of milk, thus symbolizing the union of two countries: Mexico and the United Kingdom.

Created and performed: Polina Porras Sivolobova
Performers: Sofia Galindo and Rose Arbuthnott
Photographs: Anna Bruce and Roque RM
When: May 2015
Duration: Approximate 30 minutes
Location: Jericho Art Gallery, Oxford, UK
Part of First Food Residency and Mexico-UK Dual Year 2015