portrait spans the length of two football fields by jorge rodriguez gerada
 
portrait spans the length of two football fields by jorge rodriguez gerada
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-geradaimage © 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.

portrait spans the length of two football fields by jorge rodriguez geradathe work depicts the portrait of an anonymous mesoamerican woman in honor of female activists and as a protest against their persecution in the mesoamerican regionimage © jorge rodriguez-gerada

portrait spans the length of two football fields by jorge rodriguez geradathe massive piece was completed with the assistance of 80 volunteersimage © jorge rodriguez-gerada

portrait spans the length of two football fields by jorge rodriguez geradathe artwork was commissioned by the feminist organization mama cashimage © jorge rodriguez-gerada

portrait spans the length of two football fields by jorge rodriguez geradaimage © jorge rodriguez-gerada

portrait spans the length of two football fields by jorge rodriguez geradaimage © jorge rodriguez-gerada

  • Looks more like a guy. Once again, feminists fail at being… well, significant.

    justin
  • That’s no woman. It’s Jacquin Phoenix!

    Emily
  • Great work, Jorge. My wife and I were among many who volunteered to help with the Obama portrait in Barcelona. We always love to see your work whether it´s on a building on in a field. Congrats and keep it up!

    Justin
  • everyone who reads this at least will see it!

    SJS
  • art is to be seen
    how many people will be able to see this
    value as in so what

    Paedra

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