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Trigger Your Mind
Born and raised in Venezuela, Mauricio A. Rodriguez moved to N.Y.C to pursue his career at age 17. After several years in the Health care profession as a Physical Therapist, Mauricio enrolled himself for a second degree, as a photographer at Parson’s The New School for design in 2006, obtaining a BFA.
Photography has always been a deep passion of his, and his eye for artistry is where his heart is.
Soon after Graduation, Mauricio A. Rodriguez, managed to take on positions as the E.A
for world known photographer, Mike Ruiz, followed by going solo and establishing his
Studio, RAM IMAGERY, llc.
Mauricio A. Rodriguez’s work can be seen at Ralph Lauren Stores around the world. In Hotels; several online and print publications and currently is working with several Interior designers as photographer and Artist.
After Mauricio A. Rodriguez decided to immerse his life in this new passion and keep himself behind the camera and at times in front of the lens; he rediscovered himself
as an artist and realized that his life is full of visions that are translated into his work.
He has come to realize that talent is situational and is directly inspired and influenced by
your upbringing, social environment, long life struggles and discoveries; Triggers of the Creative Mind.
The presence of reality and the idea of the surreal is what drives him & his photography
to continue to create a body of work where self experience and self identification within
society, affects his art and persona, leading him to the obsession of being in the present with images that exhibit a deeply mysterious atmosphere, with unexplained elements that seem to refer to something else seen, read or imagined beyond the photograph.
My work is a representation of my mind , my views on life, experiences and adventures.
Images you see on this series, are after the art of appropriation.
Living in a world of Digital access and intangible personas, this work is based on social media voyeurism & the redefinition of portraiture, aka SELFIE.
We are unlocking ourselves to the world & craving the attention of digital acceptance, insta gratification & the imaginary perfection.