“[...-wouldn't you still have your childhood, that jewel beyond all price, that treasure house of memories? Turn your attention to it. Try to raise up the sunken feelings of this enormous past; your personality will grow stronger, your solitude will expand and become a place where you can live in the twilight, where the noise of other people passes by, far in the distance. And if out of , this turning within, out of this immersion in your own world, poems come, then you will not think of asking anyone whether they are good or not.” From "Letters to a young poet" by Rainer Maria Rilke.
Art Direction, Photography2015
"The face is a surface: facial traits, lines, wrinkles; long face, square face, triangular face; the face is a map, even when it is applied to and wraps a volume, even when it surrounds and borders cavities that are now no more than holes. [...] All faces envelop an unknown, unexplored landscape; ...]"
An extract from "A Thousand Plateaus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia " by Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari.Photography2013
Aguilar continued his collaboration with fashion stylist Filippo Labruna to create this series of images for Riders Moda Italia.
Featuring creations by Prada, Paul Smith and Valentino, among others. The cloths were arranged and styled using vintage mannequins. "By displaying the body parts in unusual arrangements, the mannequins seem to become more alive. Humorous to some extent, they also possess a kind of visual poetry about the universal issues of sex, seduction and decay that surround the human body".Fashion, Photography2014