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Description

This work belongs to a series of images that I made in Oaxaca, Mexico, of interactions with Ixtle, the fibers of the Maguey. I use organic matter as a symbol of nature to create sensory experiences that highlight the beauty and ephemerality of life. The body functions as a material that transforms, a tool that activates matter and space, and as a symbol. I document these interactions through photographs that capture unscripted attempts to depict the body as a self-imagined “other.” This work is about place and identity as sites in constant change. Edition 2 of 5 + 2 AP Image size 15 x 10 in. Paper size 17 x 12 inches Signed and number on the back. Image printed using UltraChrome pigment ink on Epson Fine Art Hot Press Natural paper. Allow one week for production time. It can be framed upon request.

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Medium

Archival pigment print on paper. Unframed

Details

15.00 x 10.00 x 1.00 in | 38.10 x 25.40 x 2.54 cm

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Mariana Garibay Raeke Studio

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