Graciela Iturbide, Naturata 1996-2004
Black and white images capturing desert landscapes, cactus and Francisco Toledo’s famed garden in Oaxaca.
Graciela Iturbide is recognized as one of Mexico’s foremost living artists. She studied cinematography, with a focus on screenwriting, and then specialized in photography at the Centro Universitario de Estudios Cinematográficos of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. There, her teacher was Manuel Álvarez Bravo, who would later invite her to work as his assistant. In 2008, she received the Hasselblad Award. Recent solo exhibitions include The Goat’s Dance at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles (2008) and retrospectives of her work at the Fundación Mapfre (2009) and Tate Modern (2013).
Published by Toluca Éditions + Lopez Quiroga Galeria in 2006, hardcover, 37 pages, 29 x 29 cm, Spanish edition
Out of print. Fine condition.