Prairie Modernist Noir 4 (2018 / 2020)
his is Winnipeg, and here’s the phone booth. Another thing about the lonely phone booth—sometimes it looks like it’s waiting for a bus. You can be aware of these bleak places but you’re certainly not mistaking this for the mid-century modern aesthetic.
As you can see, there’s a little distortion in this one. Someone who’s got the artistic eye, they probably see there’s a lot of distortion.
Here there is another theme to be discovered: incongruity. This booth is like a fossil whose environment has completely changed.
2018 / 2020
archival inkjet print
edition of 2, #1
8 ½ x 11 inches