/ by Mark Holthusen

In his influential article “Deep Play: Notes on the Balinese Cockfight” anthropologist Clifford Geertz proved that you can glean deep insights about a culture based on its vital rituals. I’ve always been fascinated by the nooks and crannies of culture, the periphery and the near-extinct. This fascination is what led me to Mexico City and the dying occupation of the Organillero.

You can see the new series of portraits Harmoni=pan here:

http://markholthusen.com/projects/Harmonipan/