Exhibition of Latin American Photography Shows the Work of Emerging Latin Photographers


MADRID.- Continuing a project from past years, the Instituto Cervantes presents an exposition of fifteen young Latin American photographers selected after a showing of their portfolios at the Trasatlántica Festival organized by PHotoEspaña and Spanish Agency for International Cooperation and Development (AECID), convened in Managua and Cartagena de Indias. The curators Rosina Cazali and Laure Terré have selected the work of 15 artists who reflect on the duality of heaviness and lightness, gravity and resistance, anxiety and hope. The photographs and the means used to produce them suggest this duality in an unavoidable way; the relationship between heaviness and lightness is always in tension, an eternal contradiction, and it affects the individual, as she is subject to the contemplation and digestion of