Sylvia de Swaan

Art & Documentary Photographer
Return:The Landscape of Memory
Location: Utica, New York
Nationality: Romanian Born/Now Ukraine
Biography: I’m a Romanian born art and documentary photographer who works on several long-term projects concurrently, often informed or influenced by world events. Thus my longest running work, "Return," currently titled, "Narratives:... read on
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Return:The Landscape of Memory
Credits: sylvia de swaan
Date of Work: 12/31/69 - Ongoing
Updated: 08/12/17

“Return/The Landscape of Memory” is about travel, individual and collective memory and identity; return to my roots, transience and loss, metaphor and flashbacks. It’s about seeking symbolic ways to depict the bygone and the invisible; about telling open-ended stories that ask questions for which there are no easy answers.



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