Desde Las Entrañas (From The Entrails)

16.5 x 17 x 9 in (closed). Artist Book: wood, red satin fabric, bronze cast nipples, human hair, computer manipulated images and text. The outside of the box is a hybrid shape that alludes to both a hairy animal and a woman’s corset. The box contains an accordion-shaped book with bilingual text in Spanish and English. The book is a compbination of the artist’s personal notes and research for the piece.

Frontal view of the book showing cast nipples and red cord

Frontal view of the book showing cast nipples and red cord

  • Frontal view of the book showing cast nipples and red cord
  • View of the book opened, showing accordion shape
  • Back view of the book showing the accumulation of hair
  • Detail of a page of the book