somos o no somos
digital print on fabric, pins, inox, wood, rock.
In spanish the title of the work is a palindrome, the translation could be something like: -We are or we are not- The image depicted is a detail from a photograph of a quarry outside Bogotá, which is also mirrored; suggesting a loop in time and space. The city constantly grows as the mountains decreases. More on the subject in this nice article by geologist Joaquin de Val (in spanish) Anthropic Erosion
©photographs by Laura Belem :)
*Premio Oma al arte 2016*