Laura Códega


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Alrededor del trono #3 (Around the throne #3 ), 2010

Laura Códega Image: Códega_Laura_03 Alrededor del trono #3 (Around the throne #3 ), 2010 Lemon juice on paper, revealed by exposure to the heat of fire 70 x 100 cm.


Alrededor del trono #1 (Around the throne #1), 2010

Laura Códega Image: Códega_Laura_04 Alrededor del trono #1 (Around the throne #1), 2010 Lemon juice on paper, revealed by exposure to the heat of fire 70 x 100 cm.


El barro humano (Human sediment), 2010

Laura Códega Image: Códega_Laura_05 El barro humano (Human sediment), 2010 River sediment on canvas. 100 x 215 cm. Sediment was taken from the Riachuelo River, the most polluted river in Buenos Aires, and used for a drawing inspired by images engraved by Matheus Merian


Appetite (Still life with plants and insects), 2010

Laura Códega Image: Códega_Laura_07 Appetite (Still life with plants and insects), 2010 Installation view Carnivorous plants, distilled water, fruit flies, rotten fruit, wood, ax, newspaper, medicine book, fly bait, easel, fruit boxes, and a glass tray. Dimensions Variable Citrus were placed in a bowl, after some days, they became compost for Drosophila (fruit flies). The Drosophila were attracted by artificial bait made ​​of sticky motor oil,vinegar and yellow paint on canvas, becoming part of a constellation of insects. Insects were also conquered by the natural bait of Drosera (carnivorous plants) consisting of sweet mucilage.


Allanamiento (Searching), 2008

Laura Códega Image: Códega_Laura_08 Allanamiento (Searching), 2008 Installation view Creation of a vivarium of vegetables Printers, keyboards, monitors, vegetables, vegetable seeds, sprayers, sprinklers, gardening tools, markers, scissors, spoon Dimensions Variable Cress, soy, carrots, spinach, radish, parsley, lettuce and radicchio beans were placed in areas not suitable for this purpose. The vegetables were growing in the room during the month-long exhibition


Tropicalmecanica, 2006 / 2008

Image: Códega_Laura_09 Tropicalmecanica, 2006 / 2008 Installation View Acrylic on irregular shaped canvases. Dimensions Variable Images illustrates different material transformation processes


Tropicalmecanica, 2006 / 2008

Laura Códega Image: Códega_Laura_10 Tropicalmecanica, 2006 / 2008 Installation View Acrylic on irregular shaped canvases. Dimensions Variable


Paraíso de limpieza (Cleaning Paradise), 2010

Image: Códega_Laura_06 Paraíso de limpieza (Cleaning Paradise), 2010 White acrylic, motor oil, and environmental pollutants 100 x 150 cm. Motor oil was placed on a canvas prepared with white acrylic. The canvas was then placed outdoors for four months, during which time it was completely covered with air pollution. Sgraffito technique was then used to remove the pollution, revealing the acrylic beneath, to create a drawing inspired by images engraved by Matheus Merian


Ranchos incendiados (Burned ranch), 2010

Laura Códega Image: Códega_Laura_02 Ranchos incendiados (Burned ranch), 2010 Banana on canvas 160 x 260 cm.


Retrato del General Custer (General Custer's Portrait), 2010

Laura Códega Image: Códega_Laura_01 Retrato del General Custer (General Custer's Portrait), 2010 Banana on canvas 130 x 145 cm.