It’s Sunday. Maybe you’re making the Shangri-La of brunches happen at this very moment. Or maybe you’re contemplating the hybridization of a conifer and a living fossil fish. Either way, righteous effort. —MN
…visitation rooms of penitentiaries have backdrops where friends and family can get pictures taken of/with the inmate to commemorate the time they spent together. Often, these backgrounds are idyllic landscapes that offer the inmate a moment to emotionally escape their sentence. Emdur’s series is two-fold; It features inmates posing in front of these faux scenes, as well as the rooms that the giant paintings inhabit.