December 11, 2016
Adolf Furtwängle, Lemnia Athena (reconstruction)
Staatliche Museum, Albertinum, Dresden, Germany
Note: A version of this post originally appeared on the blog Venetian Red.
For the past several months Athena, the Greek goddess of war, civilization, wisdom, strength, strategy, crafts, justice and skill (a versatile goddess if ever there was one) has been much on my mind. In fact, she’s... » Read more about: Notes from the Studio: Wise Athena »
November 07, 2016
The Muse, True Nature series, 2009
Digital Metaltype, 8 x 12″
True Nature is a collection of nine folios printed on copper sheeting, each measuring 8 x 12.” The sheets have been folded vertically and stitched down the fold with copper wire, emulating pages removed from a “found” book. Emulating the practice of elevating ordinary objects to art status, each folio is flat... » Read more about: True Nature »
August 01, 2007
Santa Bernadeta (de las Benditas Locuras),2007
Digital MetalType with objects in handmade box, approximately 14 x 10″
Santa Bernadeta is an imaginary saint, whose creation was inspired by the magical blend of indigenous, religious, and colonial Spanish influences that uniquely defines Latin and South American culture.
I invented Santa Bernadeta through my own photographs of the rich... » Read more about: Santos y Milagros: “Santa Bernadeta” »