Skip to content

Identity #5

April 5, 2010

The Self Portrait Experience

by Cristina Nuñez


Nuñez provides a self-portrait method of photographer to various “subjects” (herself, teens, women with HIV, a dog, etc…). She started doing self-portraits as a form of self-therapy and exploration. There are also self-portrait workshops, performances, events, and a blog, which is the central hub for all the portraiture.

“Art’s main goal is social. With THE SELF-PORTRAIT EXPERIENCE, anybody can use their own pain –instead of avoiding it- to build a work which is useful for mankind. THE SELF-PORTRAIT EXPERIENCE allows anybody to explore unknown aspects of the self and experience the intense creative process, under the artist’s guidance.” (From webpage above; click on the title above.)

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: