home:away | travel diptychs

 

“it was a different sense of isolation from what he normally felt [at home] in Japan. and not such a bad feeling, he decided. being alone in two senses of the word was maybe like a double negation of isolation. in other words, it made perfect sense for him, a foreigner, to feel isolated here. there was nothing odd about it at all. the thought calmed him. he was in exactly the right place. “

-haruki murakami, colorless tsukuru tazaki and his years of pilgrimage

 

home:away are a series of diptychs created in places i visit. i am often away from home and traveling.i think that travel, in many ways, is just another search for home, for belonging. these images are my way of figuring out that search.  

 india

india

 malaysia

malaysia