Title: Flores Muertas
Medium: Etching and chine-collé
Paper: Magnani, Pescia White
Image Size: 6x6 inches (w/h)
The print “Flores Muertas” is part of my pollinator series. The iconic rose stands for two juxtaposing realities —a symbol for ephemeral beauty and eternal love and a hallmark of our petrochemical farm industry filled with pesticides and fungicides causing harm to farmworkers, consumers and the environment.