Tula, Historia Kompartí, Curaçao, 2017

Oct 29, 2017 | Exhibitions

13 artists were invited to reflect on the historical story of the big slave revolt of 1795, led by Tula, a local slave.

I choose the part were is told how the freedom fighters organized a communal ceremony at Santa Krus plantation, during which an oath was taken by drinking a specially prepared drink, the awa di huramentu.