Archipiélago
Date 2011
Dimensions Variable
Category Installation
Medium 168 pieces of asphalt
Genre Contemporary
Period 21st Century
Collection *Title translation: Archipelago

Jaime y Javier Suárez

"Archipiélago*" (2011)

Biography

Creators of Installations. Twins, Javier Suárez Berrocal and Jaime Suárez Berrocal work in collaboration under a production manifesto referred to as Vientre Compartido (Shared Belly). In 2007 and 2008 they obtained BFA’s from the Universidad de Puerto Rico, Mayagüez Campus. In 2010 they obtained their Masters in Artistic Production from Universidad Politécnica de Valencia with majors in Public Art. During their stay in Spain, they started to investigate topics about minimal interventions in natural environments, developing sensible execution concepts and strategies on the environment. They are notable for  "Land Art" installations using natural materials.