Lot 342 - Hersilia Alvarez - 'Filas' Serie 'Putas'
Screenprint on Card
A6 (10x15cm) original artwork
Bidding starts at £50
Hersilia Alvarez. She is an artist, researcher and art curator. She has been working for 20 years of feminist activism, activating and producing visual and performance work with a gender perspective that she exhibits in Argentina and abroad. She is the author of the series of photographs PUTAS (2004) with which she obtained in the National Exhibition of Visual Arts in 2005 and in 2017 the visual essay took book format. He was part of the active organization of the artistic collective #NosotrasProponemos, of the Argentine Journalists in Las Criadas and is of the Gender Network (UNTREF). He teaches, seminars and talks about the cross between arts, feminisms and militancies.
“In my visual production I reflect on how our bio-political bodies are transformed by the capitalists of consumption planning and disposal of large cities, political technologies and ideologies of the media: in other disciplined bodies, that if they resist well as a last poetic gesture, they gradually lose the rest they have left of humanity ”