From the first, the collaboration between Juan Diego Valera (visiting artist) and Byron Mármol (artist in residence) involved a series of interesting challenges. Each artist has a totally different attitude towards photography. On the one hand the intimist approach, spontaneous and direct, of Valera, which allows the spectator to delve into the photographed environment. And on the other, the painstaking, almost painterly process with which Mármol composes each of his images before photographing them.
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