Paz Errazuriz

born 1944

Paz Errazuriz, ‘Adam’s Apple’ 1983, printed 2008
Adam’s Apple 1983, printed 2008
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Biography

Paz Errázuriz (born 2 February 1944 in Santiago, Chile) is a Chilean photographer.

Errazuriz documented marginalized communities such as sex workers, psychiatric patients and circus performers during the military dictatorship of Chile.

Errázuriz’s has said about her work: ‘They are topics that society doesn’t look at, and my intention is to encourage people to dare to look’.

She is the co-founder of the Association of Independent Photographers (AFI)

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