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2012 project on the funerary culture of america, specifically targeting Jay Ruby's work
Published:
"Death loves to be represented.. the image can retain some of the obscure, repressed meanings that the written word filters out. Hence its power to move us deeply"
 
 
 
 
 
 
Death & Photography In America 
 
 
A (mock) promotional poster of the book 'Death & Photography In America' by Jay Ruby.
the fascination on the post mortem photographs, funeral culture and various other representation of death.
 
 
 
 
Font made out of dying pieces of flower 
     'Secure The Shadow"      
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
       Collage process       
                            
 
 
 
 
The first draft of the poster/promotional pamphlet 
          
 
 
 
 
The second draft
                        
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The printed version
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2012