The camera is a binding agent for human relations. As inflection points within daily life, extraordinary occurrences are capable of disrupting the social landscape. Collaborating implies working from discomfort, from the awkward tension that arises when dealing with new arenas of exchange. In such a space, there is room for growth, intuition, fortuity and mistakes: there is no control. 

Astro (María Escudero, b. 1988) is an Ecuadorian artist experimenting with photography. They are currently studying an MFA Studio, Photography at SAIC.