Christian Patracchini
Self as Pierre Menard - for Miguel Cervantes

Self as Pierre Menard – for Miguel Cervantes

Self as never future enough - for Adolfo Bioy Casares

Self as never future enough – for Adolfo Bioy Casares

Self in circle – for Alejandra Pizarnik

Self in circle - for Adolfo Scilingo

Self in Silence – for Adolfo Scilingo

MIGRATION

‘Migration’ is an ongoing photographic work that constructs an image of the ‘self’ on a journey in dialogue with art historical discourse. In this piece I playfully explore the limits of this concept, making use of and transcend the context referring to painterly and photographic traditions of portraiture as well as critical theory.