Kwira Oskar Landi
‘Kwira’ means ‘hello‘ in the Raramuri’s native language.
Kwira Oskar Landi – The Raramuri, more commonly known as the Tarahumara. They are one of the largest Mexican indigenous groups, numbering between 40-50,000. They live in the Western Sierra Madre Mountains of Northern Mexico, and are little affected by modern society. Read more below.
Oskar Landi was born and raised in Italy and moved to New York in 1998. Here he attended the International Center of Photography, studied cinematography at New York University and worked as a photo-assistant with legendary photographer Mary Ellen Mark…read more in Meet the Photographers