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Born in Long Beach, Californiagrew up in the Tijuana-San Diego border, Yvonne Venegas has been working with the photographic medium since In she produced her first project for which she received the Baja California Art Fund grant, and insdito the series titled Portraits from Tijuanaand with it first learned about her interest in the pulsating space located between the perfect moment and one considered an error, as well as the possibility of portraiture as a form of exploring ideas.
Venegas obtained the Magnum Expression award for the series. uvonne
The book Ineditowas a Artist Commission by the Televisa Foundation, in which she follows the pop phenomenon created by the Mexican communications conglomerate Televisa, that was in part a soap opera and a pop band that stemmed from the story, toured the world, sold millions of albums and became one of the biggest hits the company has ever created. Gestus is an investigation about portraiture in the middle class of Mexico City, where she found willing subjects via open calls and flyers and took pictures of photographers at work while doing a portrait.
In she received the support of the Bancomer Foundation to publish the book. In Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil in Mexico City, produced a solo exhibition and accompanying catalog titled Nunca sera mas Joven que este dia You will never be younger than this day which revised 15 years of her photographic production, focusing on 6 series of work linked by their relationship to portraiture, curated by Ruth Estevez and Alfonso Morales.
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Since Venegas has been taking photographs for her series about San Pedro Garza Garcia with the same title and in she received the SNCA grant to continue its production. In this project she focuses on the municipality of Mexico that is considered to have the inediito income per capita of the country, through its people, landscapes and ideology.
She is interested in problematizing the idea of the perfect or official memory, by seeking moments of fragility or un-preparedness for the camera. Her experience veenegas up in the border has established in the way she views her subjects as well as the photographic practice itself, where she constantly looks for blurring lines between portraiture and documentary as well as explores the pulsating space between the perfect image and one that social studio photography could consider an error.
When producing work, Venegas believes in the relationship to the world via a camera as well as via her participation in situations over long periods of time.
Anthropological curiosity and empathy are both essential elements of her practice. An important outcome for her work is printed and framed for gallery presentation, as well as in book form.
Since Yvonne lives and works in Mexico City with her husband and two children. Vicky is a musician and entrepreneur, photographed in the garden of her parents home. Pool with Arch, from the home of current major Mauricio Fernandez.
Awarded Field of Study: A view from an intelligent apartment in San Pedro Garza Garcia. Rosina and five models from her 20 year modeling agency. A painter from San Pedro Garza Garcia.
A house in a family neighborhood. Summer afternoon at grandparents house. An aspiring politician and entrepreneur.