Safe in their Alabaster Chambers

PhotographerAkemi Ohara
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountrySukagawa, Japan
Photo Date2016-2017
Technical Infomultiple exposure
Entry Description

These works are photocopies of family photographs taken by the late father. I was inspired by the poem written by Emily Dickinson. 「Their alabaster chambers 」 mean a coffin in her poem. While burying memories of the past, I sometimes got to take it gently and I made this work.

About Photographer

Akemi Ohara was born in Fukushima,Japan. Freelance photographer.