Victor Manuel Ojeda

Holy Land / Tierra Santa

Painting - 2023
Oil on canvas
250 x 200 cm
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Artwork Statement

Holy Land shows deserted and desolate places, represented by arid lands and rocks, interrupted in its visuality by some segment of the sky. These millenary formations give a clear idea of the landscape in its most elemental form. The value of the desert is symbolic in that it is a place of transit in itself, a path of exile and difficulty; however, it harbors a special sense of contemplation, reflection and truth. But it is also a path of exile, a psychological state -voluntary or not- that becomes refuge, protection, alienation....