Alejandra Glez, My House is my Body
TAP TO ZOOM
2020 | Photograph,15.75 x 15.75 in
This artwork is part of a virtual exhibit featuring 14 images and a video performance conceived and executed during the quarantine of 2020. In collaboration with and essay by Dayneris Brito.
This new series has an immediate relevance as we all deal with our own current quarantine. In this selection of photographs by Alejandra, she tries to recreate and reproduce the many parts of the female body that are affected due to the immobility we're facing these days. She aims to capture the body’s language as a reflection of lockup and imprisonment felt mostly by female bodies.
The exhibit was run for 40 days, the original meaning of the word quarantine.