Cecilia Estalles

De la Misma Especie

"From images provided by the Trans Argentina Memory Archive, I built together with family and friends a new portrait of the life of Gina Vivanco, a trans murdered in 1991. I try to demonstrate the responsibility of the state and society in the systematic persecution to the Trans community. "

Cecilia Estalles was born in Carapachay in the summer of '82, at age 19 she began studying photography and a few years later she joined the staff of Ph15 Foundation. She studied with various artists, including Alberto Goldenstein, Julieta Escardó, Fabiana Barreda, Augusto Zanela. She is Co-founder of M.A.F.I.A. (Movimiento Argentino de Fotógrafxs Independientes Autoconvocadxs). Her works has been exhibited in various galleries; Salón Nacional 2015, Big Sur Gallery, Santa Gallery, Bahia Blanca Biennial, and ArtexArte, among others.