Graciela Iturbide officially opens Chobi Mela VII0
Graciela Iturbide Opens Chobi Mela VII and Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
Few artists have as distinctive a signature as Graciela Iturbide. One of the most influential photographers of our time, the Mexican photographer has combined her strong interest in culture, ritual and everyday life in her native Mexico with the phenomenal visual strength of her work to explore relationships between people and nature, delving into the spirituality of her roots. Inspired and mentored by some of the greats of photography, Koudelka, Bresson, Salgado and Bravo, Graciela worked closely with Manuel Alvarez Bravo and imbibed his sensibility, taking documentary photography to new horizons.