Escudos
Shields

"It was us, it was you, it was them, it was I.. Don’t forget me. Don’t forget me. Don’t forget me. Don’t forget me.."

María Silvia Corcuera.

"Fashion is a period’s cultural code."

Dra. Regina A. Root.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

Escudo de las lágrimas Shield of tears, 2004. Epoxy resin and acrylic on canvas.ø45cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

Escudo, Peina tus ideas Shield, comb your ideas, 2004. Acrylic and wood cutouts on canvas.ø50cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

Escudo de la cruz del sur Shield of the Southern Cross, 2004. Acrylic and wood cutouts on canvas.ø40cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

El desmediado The unmediated. Vestido-Escudo Dress-Shield, 2004. Wood, cloth, steel, aluminium. 60x40cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

Noche I Night I, 2007/2008. Acrylic, wood cutouts and cloth on canvas.ø45cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

Noche II Night II, 2007/2008. Acrylic, wood cutouts and cloth on canvas.ø30cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

Noche III Night III, 2007/2008. Acrylic, wood cutouts and cloth on canvas.ø16cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Vestido-Escudo Dress-Shield, Untitled, 2006. Acrylic, paper and ribbons on cardboard. 46x38,5cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Vestido-Escudos, Circo Porteño Dress-Shields, Porteño Circus, 2004. Acrylic and eva foam on cardboard. 47x70cm. (Handwritten text by Alberto Vacarezza). Private collection.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Vestido-Escudos, Homenaje Dress-Shields, Tribute, 2005. Acrylic on cardboard. 43x36cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Vestido-Escudos, Las Mentiras Dress-Shields, The lies, 2006. Acrylic, paper and ribbons on cardboard. 47x40cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Vestido-Escudos, Los Dones Dress-Shield, The gifts, 2006/2007. Acrylic, collage on cardboard. 47x40cm. (Handwritten text by Jorge Luis Borges).

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Vestido-Escudos, Me cansé... Dress-Shields, I'm tired..., 2006. Acrylic, paper and wood on cardboard. 43x36cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Escudos Shields, 2006/2007. Acrylic, paper and wood on cardboard. 47x40cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Escudos Shields, 2006/2007. Acrylic, paper and wood on cardboard. 47x40cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Escudos Shields, 2006/2007. Acrylic, paper and wood on cardboard. 47x40cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Escudos Shields, 2006/2007. Acrylic, paper and wood on cardboard. 47x40cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Escudos Shields, 2006/2007.

Acrylic, paper and wood on cardboard. 47x40cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Vestido-Escudos Dress-Shields, 2003/2005. Twelve-piece set. Acrylic and collage on cardboard. 24x19cmc/u. In private collections.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

From the series Vestido-Escudo, La jaula del alma Dress-Shield, The soul’s cage, 2003/2005. Acrylic, paper and wire on cardboard. 24x19cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

Los hilos de la pérdida The threads of loss, 2003/2005. Acrylic and wood on paper. 24x19cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

La desmedida II The unbridled II, 2004. Acrylic and string on canvas. 50x21cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

La mirada cerrada The closed gaze, 2006. Acrylic and thread on canvas. 95x30cm.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

Escudo Shield. Three-piece set, 2003/2005. Polychrome wood, cloth, nails. Total measurements varying depending on the installations. Private collection.

Maria Silvia Corcuera, argentinian woman artist, latinoamerican fashion, painting, sculpture, Shields

Escudo Shield, Untitled, 2010. Polychrome wood, epoxy resin. 47x32x9cm.