Miguel Ángel García – ‘In-dependencies’

Miguel Ángel García’s series ‘In-dependencias’ – large-scale panoramic photographs to question the concept of the Independence by highlighting the merging levels of ‘individualism, national identity, and the larger membership in a political union of many nations and cultures’.

Miguel Ángel García - In-dependencias

Miguel Ángel García – In-dependencias

 

The series, produced 2009-2012, comprises of images of the European Union capitals ‘bleach’ in white as unified landscapes with red marks of repeating infrastructural details like chimneys, satellites, skylights, etc., to oppose the basic concept of the house as a sphere of privacy in face of a common unified dynamic community.

Personal identity against national/union identity – illusions, conflicts or question of awareness?