Juan Orrantia

Photographer
   
Like Stains of Red Dirt
Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
Nationality: Colombian
Biography: Juan Orrantia makes photographic works that involve subjective approaches to the postcolonial condition and experiments with the representational function of the image. For this he explores different modes of photographically interacting with... read on
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Like Stains of Red Dirt
Credits: juan orrantia
Date of Work: 12/31/69 - 12/31/69
Updated: 06/26/20
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Like Stains of Red Dirt
Like Stains of Red Dirt brings together a series of moments that recognize an experience of a particular place. Made after living in Johannesburg, South Africa, for more than 10 years, Juan Orrantia’s gaze points inward. Combining spontaneous,...

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Like Stains of Red Dirt--Book

By Juan Orrantia — ​ Book available ​​​ Like Stains of Red Dirt Like Stains of Red Dirt brings together a series of moments..
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Like Stains of Red Dirt--Book

By Juan Orrantia — ​ Book available ​​​ Like Stains of Red Dirt Like Stains of Red Dirt brings together a series of moments..
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Why would...

By Juan Orrantia — In 1986 Chris Marker released his famous film Sans Soleil (Sunless) . Partly based in Guinea-Bissau, this..
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Is this Tomorrow (Fotofria)

By Juan Orrantia — Is this tomorrow  (2018). Collaborative project with Zahara Gómez and Mauricio Palos ...
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Normalcy

By Juan Orrantia / Colombia — When I arrived 6 years after the massacre there were no statues, no monument, nothing to remember the..
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There was heat that smelled of bread and dead fish

By Juan Orrantia — There was heat that smelled of bread and dead fish is conceived as a journey through the passing of time..
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Residues

By Juan Orrantia / Africa, Mozambique
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The afterlife of coca dreams

By Juan Orrantia / Latin America, Colombia
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While I was thinking about sex

By Juan Orrantia / Latin America, Colombia, Bogota — Fragments of adolecent memories and the shaping of masculinity. (ongoing)  
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Escapees

By Juan Orrantia — It almost became a topic of dinner conversation. Should we leave? To Miami or to New York? By the early..
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