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Connected (from the series Rosita)

Connected (from the series Rosita)

Artist: Tiffiney Yazzie (American, Navajo, born 1985)
Date: 2011
Medium: pigment print
Dimensions:
Image: 40 1/8 x 49 11/16 in. (101.9 x 126.2 cm)
Support: 44 1/8 x 55 1/16 in. (112.1 x 139.9 cm)
Classification: Photograph
Credit Line: Museum purchase with funds from the Shlenker Block Fund of the Houston Jewish Community Foundation, 2012
Keywords and Associated Locations:
Object number: 2011.27
Description
In her series Rosita, the artist photographs her mother from a variety of angles to examine different features in an effort to better understand not only her mother but also herself. “She was my first connection to this world,” the artist writes, “so I turned to her to seek out the answers to my questions.”
Not on view
Publication and Exhibition History: 8/12/2011 – 10/3/2011: New Native Photography, 2011, New Mexico Museum of Art