portrait spans the length of two football fields by jorge rodriguez gerada
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dec 21, 2012
portrait spans the length of two football fields by jorge rodriguez gerada



large-scale aerial portrait of an anonymous mesoamerican woman by jorge rodriguez-gerada
image © jorge rodriguez-gerada

 

 

 

as an artistic impetus for social change, cuban-american contemporary artist jorge rodriguez-gerada has created an aerial land artwork spanning the length of two football fields in amsterdam. commissioned by the feminist organization mama cash for their campaign,  vogelvrije vrouwen – defend women who defend human rights, the work depicts the portrait of an anonymous mesoamerican woman in honor of female activists and as a protest against their persecution in the mesoamerican region. the massive piece was completed with the assistance of 80 volunteers with a 360 virtual tour available of the artwork here.

 

 


the work depicts the portrait of an anonymous mesoamerican woman in honor of female activists and as a protest against their persecution in the mesoamerican region
image © jorge rodriguez-gerada

 

 


the massive piece was completed with the assistance of 80 volunteers
image © jorge rodriguez-gerada

 

 


the artwork was commissioned by the feminist organization mama cash
image © jorge rodriguez-gerada

 

 


image © jorge rodriguez-gerada

 

 


image © jorge rodriguez-gerada

 

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