Walking in the footsteps of Carrie Mae Weems

History of Photograpy Student, “Annie Wu”, Fall 2015 LAGCC


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Carrie Mae Weems

 

Carrie Mae Weems: Roaming

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I stand and glare at the world as I try to understand my surroundings and why it was created.

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Carrie Mae Weems: Roaming

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I tried walking in your footsteps.

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Carrie Mae Weems: Roaming

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Your form and structure captivates me.

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Carrie Mae Weems: Roaming

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I resemble you in your arches.

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Carrie Mae Weems: Roaming

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The surrounding captivates me. I take it all in.

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Carrie Mae Weems: Roaming

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“As I encounter a new place, I look at the barriers and ask myself: Can I cross it?”

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Carrie Mae Weems: Roaming

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Not just buildings. But nature.

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Carrie Mae Weems: Roaming

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The rocks are magnificent because there is a Creator who is far greater.

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I walk through lines as you walk through shadows.

Carrie Mae Weems: Kitchen Table Series

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Carrie Mae Weems: Kitchen Table

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After fights, I desperate rely on your calls.

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Carrie Mae Weems: Kitchen Table

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It is tiresome to be a woman.

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Carrie Mae Weems: Kitchen Table

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Taking time off my busy life to gossip.

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Carrie Mae Weems: Kitchen Table

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My mouth is a knife and it is sharp.

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Carrie Mae Weems: Kitchen Table

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Love is not a bruise, but I fall into the trap.

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