© Alexis Ruiseco 2017
B. 1991, Guines, Cuba.
Alexis Ruiseco is a Cuban photographer based in Brooklyn.
His work investigates self-hood and trauma, navigating through the ways sexuality constructs identity. As the actor and director he explores the physicality of performance, in his self-portraiture and portraiture, to convey personal and social narratives. He is also preoccupied with non-binary constructions of gender and interested in its authority. Alexis Ruiseco received his BFA from Parsons in 2016 and was in the Parsons BFA 2016 exhibit at Milk Gallery, NYC and has been featured in VICE.
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