Latin American Contemporary Art
Andrea Canepa: The order of the factors affects the product

A look into three projects of the Peruvian artist which deconstruct hierarchies through visual ordering.

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Western Carpet
The decorative elements of an oriental carpet have been rearranged by size, according to principles of economy and hierarchical order.

Western Carpet. Hand Tufted Rug, 2013. 170x240cm
Western Carpet. Hand Tufted Rug, 2013. 170x240cm
Western Carpet. Hand Tufted Rug, 2013. 170x240cm

Blue piece(s) and green piece(s)
Blue piece(s) and Green piece(s) are two puzzles composed only by blue and green pieces respectively. Each one had been put together assembling pieces subtracted from 8 different natural landscapes puzzles. These puzzles were industrially produced using the same die-cut so their parts are interchangeable.

Puzzles, 2013. 50x70cm
Puzzles, 2013. 50x70cm

Untitled (Flags)
Color areas of all Latin American flags reorganized into 6 single colored flags.

Synthetic fabric, wood sticks, nylon thread, 2014. Variable measures.

All images and text from: http://andreacanepa.com/
Spanish text translated from O.V. in English.