Santos Luchadores by Takehito Etani

by 25 noviembre 2013

Lucha libre wrestlers of Mexico were meticulously erased out of printed photographs using an electric eraser in search for their true nature hidden underneath the layers of costume, referencing the history of lucha libre mask design evoking animals, gods, and other spiritual archetypes.

The eraser shavings are sealed inside of glass bottles and sealed as if they are religious relics.

Takehito Etani

Posted by 25 noviembre 2013 Arte