The main features that best describe my work, are closely related to the unconscious images of death and eroticism. Both present as methaphors of life and death, and a clearly intended physical resolution of the symbolos behind the myth of "Eros & Thanatos".
"Our existence is embedded in an endless circle of life and death. We are forced into the conflict, surrounded by metaphors of beginnings and endings".
"Today, we find the real truth of our existence in recycling and composting: giving to the universe that which has been given to us in life, with the payment of our own death, so life can emerge again." Life-death-life. (Jorge Llaca, winter 2001)
The first period starts back in early 70's, as a fine arts student. Times in which I was involved working in private workshops and art centres, with an extense list of teachers and mentors. Some of which had a long course experience and recognition within the national art circles in Mexico, as it is the case of Teresa Citto a well known Italian painter.
Also as part of this learning period, I attended private Universities such as the University of the Claustro de Sor Juana and the Extension Programs at the Iberoamericana University, which all had a great influence on me in terms of developing high quality capabilities.
The second part, now as a Conceptual Artist, starts in the mid eighties and up to these days. Here is where I started to attend ...