The photographic image, as a metaphor, is an ever present force that shapes this body of work and adds multiple layers of meaning.
Man's relationship with the land offers the space in which to explore philosophical concerns about our place in life.
Major, political influences were to reshape the life of a generation of people. It was the end of an era and their way of life was to change forever.
The act of making and viewing photographs can give us a window into new ways of perceiving the world about us. There is looking and there is seeing. The photograph is nebulous and mesmeric and has a quality that is deeper and more profound than just the object that it appears to be.
Photography and Art tap into our journey into the other worldly and the mysterious in life. Images evoke dreams, memories and contemplative reflections on life as we know it. Art searches for a deeper truth beyond the surface of reality and external appearance, taking us on a symbolic journey into new ideas and experiences.
Art and creativity are a tool for contemplating life and understanding who we are. They can deeply enrich our lives, take on a spiritual quality and bring ephemeral moments of private meaning into being.
Art and creativity is all things to all people.