Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Carl Bower is a documentary photographer whose latest series Chica Barbie strips bare the beauty pageants of Colombia and widens the lens to trace the rise and fall of these cinderella-like celebrities against their backdrop of poverty, crime and decades of armed conflict.

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

Art Blog - Carl Bower - Empty Kingdom

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