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Light and Chaos, 2011

In Light and Chaos, I have projected light across the photographic surface on which it is recorded. The images are meant to be a kind of a dance of light; like fireworks. The images imply depth but as you get closer to the work the flatness of the photographic surface becomes intrinsic to the piece. Tiny pieces of dust on the paper during exposure cast enlarged shadows which mark the surface.