Phototography is an excuse to build fantasies. The image is the starting point, where the adventure begins. The paper is the medium where themes are proposed. The themes reach the spectator filtered through the intervention of the image, incorporating elements usually alien to the pieces take a new dimension and the static image comes to life.
ON Y OFF creates a fantastic cosmos made of encapsulated photographs and hundreds of leds, it take us through a journey from the almost inexistant sky of New York, hidden by skycrapers, to the lit up bridge of Hercilio Luz, which we can turn on or off by simply using a switch.
Ana Alvarez Ribalaygua has been living in Arties for three years “The lighted valley” consist of a series of vintage instalations and performed phtographies,
Incorporating collage techniques and led lights making a wink at the celebration of Baqueira 50 aniversary (2015) she takes the photography is an excuse using it as a canvas and sewing in up with lights window by window and so an oniric atmosphere is being created while the lights of the valley are being lighted at nightfall.
Outside the church, an Ephemera exhibition consist in many ice hands with lights embedded between the rocks of the church.
Ana Alvarez Ribalaygua