I arrived in Oaxaca for the first time under the velvety cover of night during the last week of October. My airBnB was next to the Panteon General (the main cemetery), on a quiet street. When I walked outside the … Continue reading
From the archive: Cops in San Francisco … Bad boys, bad boys — whatcha gonna do when they come for you?
I thought I would write a post about some of my older mixed-media collage work. I am taking a break from producing these pieces, but there will be a return to it one of these days. Here are just a … Continue reading
I have been photographing mixed-race American families off and on for a while now, as part of a collaboration with Brian Owensby (professor of history at the University of Virginia). The main question that we were tossing around is this: … Continue reading
DISCLAIMER: There are graphic images in the slideshow. I have been working on a re-write/update of the online MFA Documentary course that I teach at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, CA. I devoted almost a whole class session … Continue reading
It was an overcast day when we landed in Dallas, but there was a sense that the sun was aching to break through. The air was warm, dense with humidity, much heavier than in Sweden. We had been on the … Continue reading