Activism: Fashion victims in Madrid

Spanish artist Yolanda Domínguez brought the horror of the Rana Plaza building collapse to one of Madrid’s busiest shopping districts this month with a “live” performance that underscored the realfashion victims of unethical clothing production. Inspired by the April 24 disaster in Bangladesh, where at least 1,127 garment workers lost their lives, Dominguez “buried” several well-dressed women under piles of rubble, their projecting limbs a clear evocation of the images of mangled bodies that emerged in the tragedy’s aftermath.

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