Turbine Hall commission

At Tate Modern, the artist has installed heat-sensitive paint, tear-inducing gas and renamed the Tate extension in honour of a local activist

By Ellen Mara De Wachter
Abraham Cruzvillegas, Empty Lot, 2015, installation view, Tate Modern Turbine Hall. Courtesy © Abraham Cruzvillegas; photograph Andrew Dunkley © Tate 2015

Abraham Cruzvillegas talks to Jace Clayton about his approach to art-making and his philosophy of autoconstrucción

By Jace Clayton