Che Guevara at El Alto

Via El Gaviero – in El Alto, Bolivia, there’s a seven-metre-tall statue of Che Guevara. It’s just so incredibly gorgeous, and the artistic style of it is perfect. The combination of scrap steel (the detritus of industry, the broken worn-out parts of the Great Machine, reclaimed and forged into revolutionary action) and that pose (strong, impressive, protective, powerful, but still...