21” x 16” Archival Inkjet Print
It is said that premises retain some stamp, however faint, of their previous inhabitants. Stamp: an imprint, hollow or in relief. Hollow, I should say… I have a sense of absence, of emptiness, whenever I find myself in a place where they have lived.
- Patrick Modiano, Dora Bruder
In exploring these forgotten spaces, the aim is to photograph the fleeting, the disappeared, the no-longer-there, in a kind of detective process, looking for the unseen historic, hiding in plain sight.