My initiation in war

Carlos Mario (Caliche)


Carlos Mario (Caliche)

Ex-combatant of the United Self-Defence Forces of Colombia -AUC-. Joined at the age of 16, remained in the group for 5 years.

synopsis quote left

My dream of holding a rifle and wearing a uniform made me do all of this… It was a mistake that made a mark on my life.

synopsis quote right


Vinyl paint on MDF

100 x 140 cm

C010 - 0028


Initiation to war Self-portrait

Armed group: