Mutations of identity
PrizeOfficial Selection in Shoot (photo/video)
ArtistJose Ney Mila Espinosa
Mutations of identity Is related to the adaptation of individuals forced to emigrate and who end up in territories with a different culture. The unconscious conflict between the ingrained and the new social customs of its new environment is slow, silent but inevitable.
The works of Identity Mutations belong to the Puzzles series, which also contains the photographic works of Passports, Anonymous and Introspection. In this Puzzles Series, I intend to show the feelings of migrants, their anguishes and the psychological conflict that has resulted from insecurity regarding the future of their...
Bio His images have been presented in more than 100 collective and individual exhibitions around the world. In spaces like The Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa; Southeast Museum of Photography Daytona; Museo Latino, Omaha, Nebraska; Richmond Hall/The Menil Collections, Houston; Museo de Arte de Downey, Los Angeles, California; Museo de Bellas Artes de Santo Domingo, República Dominicana; Fototeca del INAH, Pachuca, México; Museo Tambo Quirquincho, La Paz. Bolivia; Museo de Huelva. España; Museo del Humor, San Antonio de los Baños y Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de La Habana...