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    Black slave king
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Black slave king (or The Clubfoot by José de Ribera)
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    The Subsequent City
    2013
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 230 x 750 cm.

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    Jukumari
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    The Subsequent City (detail)
    2013
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Black slave king (Dragon)
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Jukumari (or Gilles by Antoine Watteau)
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Black slave
    2010
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Ch’ uta
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Black slave king
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Devil
    2010
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Devil
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Devil
    2010
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    China Supay
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Condor
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    From Tinku with Falcon
    2010
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Black slave king
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Uro Uro
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Devil
    2010
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Chinas Supay
    2010
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Devil
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Black slave king
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Jukumari
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Sambo foreman
    2010
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    From Sambo foreman with Whapuri
    2010
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Devil
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Jukumari and Supay
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    China Supay
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Cacho and Carlos
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Sambo foreman
    2010
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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    Black slave viceroy
    2011
    Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.

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The Minor Choirs consists in photographing characters from the carnival and popular festivities from the north of Chile and the Bolivian altiplano. These photographs were done on illegal garbage dumps close to the cities where said festivities are celebrated. In this interview with curator Rodolfo Andaur, the author goes into detail about some aspects of this series.
 
Critical References
Interviews

Photographs 5, 12, 14, 17, 19, 20, 24 and 30 were taken in Iquique by Jorge Brantmayer while working on Los Coros Menores (2010), a Fondart Project directed by Demian Schopf. All the other photographs were taken by Demian Schopf in the Bolivian cities of El Alto and Oruro on 2011.

The Minor Choirs


The Minor Choirs consists in photographing characters from the carnival and popular festivities from the north of Chile and the Bolivian altiplano. These photographs were done on illegal garbage dumps close to the cities where said festivities are celebrated. In this interview with curator Rodolfo Andaur, the author goes into detail about some aspects of this series.

 

Critical References
Interviews

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Black slave king
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 110 cm.



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Jukumari
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Black slave king (or The Clubfoot by José de Ribera)
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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The Subsequent City
2012
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 230 x 750 cm.



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The Subsequent City (detail)
2012
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Black slave king
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Black slave king (Dragon)
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Jukumari (or Gilles by Antoine Watteau)
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Black slave
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Ch' uta
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Black slave king
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Devil
2010
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Devil
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Devil
2010
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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China Supay
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Condor
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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From Tinku with Falcon
2010
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Uro Uro
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Devil
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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China Supays
2010
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Devil
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Black slave king
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Jukumari
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Sambo foreman
2010
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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From Sambo foreman with Whapuri
2010
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Devil
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Jukumari and Supay
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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China Supay
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Cacho and Carlos
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Sambo foreman
2010
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.



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Black viceroy
2011
Archival pigment print on 310 grs. canson rag cotton paper, 110 x 165 cm.





 Photographs 5, 12, 14, 17, 19, 20, 24 and 30 were taken in Iquique by Jorge Brantmayer while working on Los Coros Menores (2010), a Fondart Project directed by Demian Schopf. All the other photographs were taken by Demian Schopf in the Bolivian cities of El Alto and Oruro on 2011.

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