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Damian Ortega
Mexican (b. 1967)


Key Terrain references The Art of War, the 6th BC treatise by Chinese militarist Sun Tzu. Widely regarded as the definitive text on strategy, it imparts advice ranging from managing troops to seeking advantage across different territories. Ortega’s piece focuses on a particular physical environments mentioned by Sun Tzu, using bricks to denote the dynamic outcome.

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"Key Terrain" by Damian Ortega

Damian Ortega
Key Terrain, 2007
C-Print
30 9/16" x 36 7/16" x 1 3/4" each