Sunday, August 21, 2011
Canyon by Adrien Segal
Sourcing data from the USGS report titled “Analysis of Water Use in the United States: 1950– 1995,” Canyon is three dimensional representation of national water use statistics, where the central river and its tributaries are related to a specific categorical use. ......
The series Broken houses is based on photographs of abandoned structures neglected by man and destroyed by the weather. The photos are found in the web while pursuing an amateur photographer from North Dakota who obsessively documents the decaying process of these houses. His photographs are used to create small scale models. Afterward, in the studio, the models are photographed again, omitted from their background and placed in gray.