Activity: Fluid (Blind Self Portrait)

English: It's been a while since I've been doing fluid blind self-portraits of my face and I made some full-body attempts, but even after sharing some photos on Instagram and putting the drawings on the studio's wall I still have a lot of trouble understanding them as art. To tell you the truth I'm a… Continue reading Activity: Fluid (Blind Self Portrait)

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Full Body Blind Self Portrait

English: I still feel very uncertain about the value of these drawings as art, or whether they are just part of a process or a personal ritual. Yet I decided to resume my practice and try to take a step beyond what I had done before. Since I started this process of self-portraits my focus… Continue reading Full Body Blind Self Portrait

2017/2018 Between Flights #5

English: I can only start this text with a very cliché comment: time always goes faster than I would like. December 2017: another journey involving documents, luggage, airports, homesickness, expectations, and luggage. Another brief visit to São Paulo - Brazil, my city full of contradictions, so loved and hated in the same intensity, that embraces… Continue reading 2017/2018 Between Flights #5

Character Building w. Madeline Dae

English:  Earlier this year I helped Maddie explore her research on character building, selfie and face transformation from makeup, which is an illusion of light and shadow through makeup to hide flaws or highlight positive features (a practice started by Drag Queen community to look more feminine).  We went to Camberwell's professional photographic studio and… Continue reading Character Building w. Madeline Dae