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Between 1996 and 1998, I made a series of photographs that I entitled "Concerning Dogs, the Gaze, and the Desire."
This series was the one that saw my first steps in "the art world." Since then, my work has been acquired by some of Spain's most prestigious collections, including the MNCARS (Museo Nacional Reina Sofía in Madrid), the Madrid regional authority, and the Alcobendas Collection, among others.
Beginning around three years ago, I felt impelled to revisit those photographs with a view to re-engaging with my earlier work and diving a little deeper into that bottomless well of signifiers and signified.
As a result, this limited edition book displaying the very best of the more recent dog photographs, plus the ones that were taken in 1996/98.The book has 44 photographs in all: 27 of the more recent, full color ones taken over the past three years, along with 17 black and white pictures from the previous series. In addition, the book has four texts in Spanish and English, that explore different aspects of the question of subjectivity.