Kirsten Hoving – Roots and Wings

21.06.2013 in13:39 in Без рубрики -->


Roots and Wings is a series of photographs about transitions. I engage the theme of adult children leaving home, while aging mothers stay behind to shoulder new challenges of aging, loss, and love. Using the metaphor of the root to signify home, childhood, and nurture, and the wing to represent leaving the nest for new horizons, I have photographed myself and my adult daughters in an essay about grow