La Cucaracha: Pieter Hugo

La Cucaracha: Pieter Hugo

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Peter Hugo is one of the most gifted and greatest photo-book maker of South Africa.
"La Cucaracha" is the final stop after 2 years visiting Mexico in what Hugo consideres to be his greats work since "The Hyena" was published. This is the first time this body of work is published in a book format.
The book is a striking, tough and beautiful view of today's Mexico.
Printed in a limited print run of 1,500 hundred copies in a large and appealing format, the book will become a rare and collective piece.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 132 pages
  • 310 x 350mm | 750g
  • Barcelona, Spain
  • English
  • 56 Illustrations, unspecified
  • 8417975152
  • 9788417975159
  • 14,186

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[It] was its people's day-to-day understanding of life's fragility that inspired his new photography series, "La Cucaracha." Hugo named the series after the popular folk song about an injured cockroach whose lyrics are often rewritten in Mexico as political satire.--Osman Can Yerebakan "New York Times "
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