photographs

Rachel Malde

Blindness 3

Detail from a reproduction, Madonna del Parto, Piero dela Francesca. This is one of my most favorite paintings. It’s presence alone is humbling and timeless, but add to that the fact of the painting: I think it is a smart and inspiring ...

looking at my bed

  looking at my bed, sewanee, tn, March 2013 …a note to my partner, fellow photographer Rachel Malde, who is on a work trip in Kingston, Jamaica… Hello my love it is a rainy rainy day in Sewanee I processed four rolls of 120 film made ...

Fayum – Rachel, 2007

Rachel, 2007 Many of the Fayum portraits were painted on thin wooden boards, and then wrapped into place on the surface layers of mummies, above the face of the deceased. Thin boards. Gazing for as long as the paintings endured, out and up. The thinness ...