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Latente Book

  LATENTE “In the dream of invisible beings” Texts by Martin Sampedro, Leandro Taub and Anton Fernandez de Rota. Binding hardcover 31 x 31 cm. 200 pages. Limited edition, signed by the author.     Share List

The Rape of Europe

«The Rape of Europe» Raptar a una mujer es fácil por muy continental que sea su nombre. Lo mismo sucede con los conceptos, las ideas, las imágenes, la patentes, los sistemas, todo puede ser raptado secuestrado, conquistado, manipulado, fusilado, plagiado, envasado, vendido y devaluado, cuando se vive en la avaricia y se dispone de un batallón de mediocres paniaguados que simulen la tempestad perfecta. Esta fotografía «El Rapto de Europa» que forma parte de la colección Latente, es una puesta […]

Adam & Eve Loop Portrait

Adam & Eve Loop Portrait Installation, “Te Strangeness of Being”. Variable size media. Audio and video loop for two independent monitors or projectors. One for Adam and another for Eve. Martin Sampedro. 2010.     Share List

Under the skin

Under the skin Martin Sampedro‘s latents are devoid of that tragic vision because the radiographed bodies are not real but imaginary, sublimated by desire. Sampedro fix the umbilical cord between the beginnings of photography (the latent image as a principle of analog photo) and the last digital or holographic techniques, using the concept of latency as mental substrate. Sculptural anatomies scanned by our libido, copulating, practicing cunnilingus, reflected in concave and distorting mirrors, photographing themselves in a mise en abyme […]

The transit of Venus

The transit of Venus By Martín Sampedro. 2012     Share List

Latent Alter-Portraits

Latent Alter-Portraits I will put my Spirit in you and you will live. I will attach tendons to you and make flesh come upon you and cover you with skin; I will put breath in you, and you will come to life.  The Valley of Dry Bones.Ezekiel 37     When my friend P. P. M. wrote the headline for the catalogue of the exhibition Interior Ulterior: «Martín Sampedro: The New Photography», I was surprised by his ability to explain my […]