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Trees, 2006-2013

Unique Chromogenic Photogram, 2006, 40″x50″

Trees (2006-2013) is a series of large format photograms; images made without a camera by placing objects directly on photographic paper. The tree acts as a metaphor for for life and death. While the tree is alive in the images, once the roots have been removed from the ground it is inexorably moving towards death. We see the strength and vulnerability all at once.

All works are Unique photograms either on Chromogenic paper or Cyanotypes on muslin. Each is 40″ wide and range between 50″ and 96″ in height.