I’m an explorer, I love experimenting with my own emotions and feelings and how the people feel about objects of my creativity.
The main things that interest me are the old traditions, ancient
cultures and standard canons, stereotypes that end up being broken by
me. I use the carpet as a complete object, because it’s one of the most
natural objects that we see from our early ages. For me as an ordinary
person it’s a symbol of comfort and tradition, but not for me as an
By spooling carpets I add new three-dimensional patterns, but I’m not
interested in any kind of merging between the past and present, I’m
just interested in the past because it’s just the most stable conception
of our lives. I use a computer for making the sketches and only
afterwards I transfer them on to traditional materials. By using the
modern pixel on the old carpet we just hear the voices of past times.
EXHIBITION: Prize for Photography and Sustainability - The Prize, now in its 10th year, is hosted at the V&A. Eleven outstanding international photographers show projects on the theme of ‘consumption’ contributing to the debate about the most pressing social and environmental challenges today.
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