La ruta, 2008

HD Video. 15'. Photography: Roberto Lorenzo, Rosa Fernández. Work commissioned by: LABoral.

Like the Spanish-language palindrome that accompanies the work, La ruta unfolds along a pre-ordained route, one set down for the artist by the celebrated Asturian climber Rosa Fernández. Here the path to be followed runs through a local woodland landscape Fernández knows intimately; played out in a key that eschews epic adventure in favour of everyday discovery. Confirming the maxim that any journey in someone else’s footsteps is always seen through a fresh pair of eyes, Lorenzo’s camera radiates a feeling of enchantment and wonder, and, in its hypnotic step-by-step momentum, makes the road he has inherited his own..

Roberto  Lorenzo

Lives and works in Asturias

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2008
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2009

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