On Solid Ground & Bended Knee Series
On Solid Ground & Bended Knee is an exploration of the prayerful state of introspective contemplation within which a true artist lives, works, and carries out the bulk of their existence. This book explores the photograph as an extension of the mental images which play a key role in the development of the individual psyche and are the chief elements of our personal memory narratives.
These ideas are explored visually through the through my personal experience of loved ones making their transition from the physical to the spiritual world. The author also evaluates the role that attendance of funeralʼs play in strengthening, reviving, and creating of new familial connections, veneration of ancestors and in the reaffirmation of shared values.