Guillermo Arias
Lot #010

Untitled Proyecto el El Cerco; The fence and the divided scape 003, 2017

The sale of this print supports the production of the book Borderland/La Frontera.

 

The print is produced from a digital file  on the highest quality Fine Art Paper Matte or Baryta with signed by the photographer certificate of authenticity.
FotoEvidence Authentic Stamp on the verso. 2/12

13x16"

Donor: Guillermo Arias
Estimate $400

A section of the US-Mexico border fence passes through The Organ Pipe National Monument west Sonoyta on Feb. 16, 2017, seen from Mexico.

Bio:

Mexican photojournalist since 1993. Currently based in Tijuana, is a regular collaborator of the Agence France Presse (AFP). Worked for the Associated Press, from 2001 to 2011. Recently finished his personal project el cerco (the Fence), with the support of Mexico’s Sistema Nacional de Creadores de Arte
(SNCA) 2014-2017. Has been honored with several recognitions including the Prix Visa d’or News for his work The Caravan; Honorable Mention at the World Press Photo 2010, Contemporary Issues; Istanbul Photo Awards 2019 first place in Story News; POY Latam 2019 first place in spot news singles; Premio Nacional de Periodismo Cultural Fernando Benitez 2009, among many others.

www.guillermoarias.com/el-cerco