Larger Than Life /

Over hundred years ago, my great grandfather advertised his photography studio: “Portraits up to life-size with negatives carefully preserved for re-prints”.  At the time, this was a technological wonder and stretching of human perception and recognition of self, with photography being a miraculous mirror capturing and reflecting the image of your identity.  Today, I am working with this family tradition but in reverse, instead of the living model I am using photography as a starting point to blow up the images into larger than life-size portraits.   Read more