AF 1643, Frente, Pampas, from the series Craneo, 2016
Inkjet Print, Canson Infinity Rag Photographique 210 gsm 31-Matte, Printed in 2017, Edition 1/1, 23 ½ x 16 ½, signed in pencil on back
Courtesy of the artist
Argentine artist Marcela Magno completed her degree in pedagogy at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona in 1993. She is currently working as a photographer and freelance graphic designer in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Her photographs have been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in Argentina, Brazil, the United States, and Italy.
In 2007, the government of the province of Santa Cruz, Patagonia, Argentina, awarded her first prize in Santa Cruz’s Cultural Heritage Contest, and she received first prize in visual arts at Expotrastiendas 2008, Buenos Aires, an art fair organized by the Argentina Association of Art Galleries. In 2014, she received special mention for her series Land, which was exhibited in the Salón Nacional de Artes Visuales, Buenos Aires, and her work was selected as one of three top-rated portfolios by an international jury of curators at Encuentros Abiertos—Festival of Light, Buenos Aires. Magno’s work is in the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Museo Emilio Caraffa, Córdoba, Argentina; and private collections in Argentina, Spain, and the United States.