For my race the spirit will speak
The work is a series of 4 faces printed in negative with people portrayed turning their backs or covering their faces; the images are turned to negative, in this way the printed photographed portraits become positive. In the back of each photo there is a discriminatory phrase that the person photographed mentioned in a colloquial manner. The photographs are shown perpendicular to the wall, in this way you can see boyh sides (phrase and portrait). The work continues in progress.
The photographs were taken in 2017 and 2018.
There are two sizes for each photograph: 50 x 50 cm (19.68 x 19.68 in) and 30 x 30 cm (11.81 x 11.81 in). Photographs or front views are printed with pigmented ink on hahnemühle cotton paper, average texture 360 g. The rear sides are screen printed with black ink.
Expanded photograph, social descrimination, installation, portraits