Love: The Shaman, 1990. Platinum-palladium print on 100% cellulose (Fabriano 5) from original 8×10 in negative.

From a series of still life pieces about belief, learning and rationalism, summed up it seemed against the counterpoint of shamanism, this image was particularly inspired by Manuel de Falla’s gut-grabbing El Amor Brujo. Listen to this performance by the DRSO and Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos… especially around 14:15 to 18:00.

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