My environmental portraits of young individuals dressed in school uniforms seek to create a complex body of work and provoke questions concerning identity, education, and class system. Each image exists as a single portrait within a series, a community of photographs. The subjects, dressed in traditional uniform attire, gaze in acknowledgment of the audience. Each young student stands within his or her domestic space, yet, there exists an awkwardness in the way each presents himself or herself.
— Sarah-Marie Land
During a long, hot, soul-searching pilgrimage, French photographertook a self-portrait every time she had to stop to quench her thirst — she made each photo before she took a sip of water.
Taking to heart the notion that a skilled photographer can find all the material they need right in their own backyard, this series was built up over three decades, in a small town in Massachusetts.
Part road-trip, part hilarious narrative diary, this unique photobook presents two distinct points-of-view as the Polish photographer,
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