— Jim Casper
With her 8×10-inch camera and a portrait lens, Janelle Lynch photographed pylons, puddles, leaves, and litter as metaphors for themes of absence and presence, mourning and remembrance.
's work blends landscape painting with documentary realism, allowing it to move beyond mere description to something greater. Shibata's photographs show the extent of our creative (and destructive) powers, allowing us to draw our own conclusions about the impact humanity has had on the world.
Primates especially remind people of the undeniable connection between man and animal. Behind Glass refers both to the glass or boundaries of an enclosure and to the glass of the camera lens.