Girl skipping rope | 2010

In this sequence of images taken from an amateur video made in 1988, a child emerges unexpectedly and steals a scene in which she would have been an undesirable character. Her fleeting appearance and enchanting movement caught my eye and engendered other feelings as well.

  • cotton paper enlargement 
  • 110 x 75 cm, 110 x 100 cm, 110 x 80 cm, 110 x 90 cm e 110 x 50 cm
  • EXHIBITIONS: ‘Distantes mundos/próximos lugares,’ Museu de Arte Contemporânea do Ceará, Fortaleza, Brazil / ‘3 x 4 – Efrain Almeida,’ Centro Cultural do Nordeste, Fortaleza, Brazil / ‘Casa Forte,’ Centro Cultural Banco do Nordeste, Sousa (PB), Juazeiro do Norte and Fortaleza, Brazil

Photo: Renato Bezerra de Mello