Adventure Gile and Belinda

• The Adventures of Gile and Belinda

Year after year, working on his main project, the photographer Alessandra Sanguinetti traveled the suburbs of Buenos Aires, flowing over the life of the inhabitants of remote farms - people and pets, and studied their relationship with each other, the interaction with the ground.

In 1999 he became acquainted with Alessandra Gile and Belinda - two cousins, whose family lived and worked on farms. When Alessandra beginning of their pictures, the girls were only 9-10 years. Then she did not know that these images will become part of its most exciting photo project "The Adventures of Gile and Belinda, as well as the mysterious meaning of their dreams."

It Alessandra showed that girls are actually a reflection of the same person. One easy, embodies the dream of the soul, the other the earth, which carries the brunt of existence. They are seen in the photos are not as opposed as well as a complement to each other, emphasizing the multiplicity of manifestations of one and the same person. We can look at the world through the eyes of each of these girls.

Incredibly touching life story of two girls like us. And now we are very happy to tell it to you.

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Belinda and Rosita, 1998

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Shepherds, 1998

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Possum, 1998

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Bouquet Belinda 1999

"Among the photos is the work of surveillance and work-setting. Some reflect the everyday life, the other - staging. "I tried to pay attention to both of them equally," - says the photographer. "We played the scenes, which will reflect the key points of their future life seemed to the girls and me, and the rest, which can be between these moments. They chose the role of actresses. But they do not play someone else plays. The scenarios were their own, they lost their represent the future. It is in childhood we are looking for reasons to explain the manner of behavior of adults have. And I found it very interesting to examine this question with the help of Gile and Belinda. "

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Camille 1999

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Night obnimashki 1999

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Necklace 1999

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The Immaculate Conception 1999

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Hydrangea 1999

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The five-minute melancholy 2000

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Summer Bath 2000

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Blue clothes 2000

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A black cloud 2000

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Models 2000

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The Madonna 2001

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Rain 2001

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Funeral 2001

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Wedding sister 2001

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Drink 2001

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Sunny Day 2001

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Mirror 2001

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Ophelia 2001

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Gile 2001

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A 2002

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Pathfinder 2002

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On the brotherhood 2002

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Gile 2002

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Petals 2002

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Untitled, 2004

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Summer 2004

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Kittens 2005

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Life Flowers 2005

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In still waters 2005

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Time flies, 2005

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Light 2005

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sixteen 2005

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Sorceress 2005

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Morning 2006

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Portrait 2006

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Dreams 2006

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Nanny 2006

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Belinda and Pablo 2006

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Heart shaped 2007

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Tomatoes 2007

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Savage 2007

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"wedding bed", 2007

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Reality 2007

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The Kiss 2007

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Mom 2007

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drizzling 2008

"Now Gile 18, and Belinda - 17. I still have their photograph. But they do not choose some abstract images. Roles for them before the game was now real, and girls to decide whether they meet their expectations. " Alessandra 2007

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Butterfly 2008Canguinetti exhibited since 1994, her works are in the collections of the International Center of Photography (New York), the Museum of Modern Art (New York), the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Houston. Photographer received a number of grants and awards. "The Adventures of ..." were the basis of the first major solo exhibition Sanguinetti in New York in the autumn of 2004 Member of the photo agency "Magnum".