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Allison Diaz – Haunted Mirrors, an exclusive interview by Nini Baseema

“A couple of months ago, I heard a story on National Public Radio about Prosopagnosia, or “face blindness.” It’s a psychological disorder that, for the man in the story, made it impossible for him to recognize even his girlfriend. The story ended with them breaking up, and while the girlfriend would sometimes walk by the cafe he worked at and see him, he never realized it was her. After that, I wanted to play with the brain’s perception of faces. The first piece I made was a combination of a male and female face. The original portraits came from a cigarette ad in a 70s Life Magazine. They were both perfect, both respectively very masculine and feminine…”

Allison Diaz

Read an exclusive interview with Allison, written by Nini Baseema in the new edition of Musetouch Visual Arts Magazine…

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Daniela Edburg – Don’t tempt the imagination

Daniela Edburg was born in Houston, Texas in 1975. She grew up in San Miguel de Allende and studied visual arts in the San Carlos Academy in Mexico City.

Her work has been exhibited in museums and art centers worldwide. Some of these are: The City Museum and Carrillo Gil Art Museum in Mexico City, Guandong Museum of Art in Guangzhou, China, Istituto Europeo di Design in Madrid, Spain, Itaú Cultural of Sao Paulo,Brasil, Recoleta Cultural Center in Buenos Aires, Argentina, The National Museum of Visual Arts in Montevideo, Uruguay, The National Museum of Fine Arts in Santiago de Chile, Chile, The National Center for Contemporary Arts of Moscow, Russia and The Santa Mónica Art Center in Barcelona, Spain…

See more about this wonderful artist and her art works by visiting her official web site at the link below…

danielaedburg.com