Patricia Ackerman

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Location: Buenos Aires
Nationality: Argentina
Biography: Born and based in Buenos Aires, photographer Patricia Ackerman completed a graduate degree in psychology and works as a psychoanalyst. A self-taught photographer, Patricia has developed an artistic passionate visual eye focusing on street,... read on
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Updated: 01/10/14

Embedded cities
I love to walk in my city discovering other cities that there is in it, how they changed and rotated through their shadows. Cities
duplicate which end up devouring themselves. As it says Norberto de la Torre (Mexican author): "...Sometimes the Sun seems
stop on the plain, the shadows leave themselves come in rough seas. The City can become anything: a drift boat; in a great dying whale; in a fire; in the tent of a gigantic circus. When  you walk in the afternoon through the streets not believe in what you see, it may be false. The city runs, such as the time, in a never-ending parade of costumes and she likes, above all, dressing herself, repeating, to stay hidden and silent between
the coming and going of their twins..."

Ciudades incrustadas

Amo caminar por mi ciudad descubriendo las otras ciudades que hay en ella, como cambian y rotan a través de sus sombras. Ciudades duplicadas que terminan por devorarse a sí mismas. Como dice Norberto de la Torre ( autor mexicano):"...en ocasiones el sol parece detenerse sobre el llano, las sombras se dejan venir en marejadas. La ciudad puede transformarse en cualquier cosa: en un barco a la deriva; en una ballena moribunda; en un incendio; en la carpa de un circo gigantesco. Cuando camines en la tarde por las calles no creas en lo que ves, puede ser falso. La ciudad transcurre, como el tiempo, en un interminable desfile de disfraces y le gusta, sobre todo, vestirse de sí misma, repetirse, para quedar oculta y silenciosa entre el ir y venir de sus gemelas..."


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The missing forest

By Patricia Ackerman — "...-¡There is the city!  - Where?  - I have seen appear through the branches the dome of the royal palace.  But I..

Nor a woman less

By Patricia Ackerman — One of the procedures of the legitimization of oppressive practices is to reduce subordinated individuals to the category of mere body. Both the..

The orchestra

By Patricia Ackerman — Children musicians within a program of infantile orchestras of the Ministry of Education of Argentina. In the middle of the decade of 1970, on..


By Patricia Ackerman — The water dreams In the literature we can find references of water as a symbol of life (when water flows), like death (in stagnant waters), for..

I´m single

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