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Tildas (Swinton)

Photographing the movie actress Tilda Swinton around the world and landscapes along the way I then put them together in a computer and made the 21 montages. These pictures, like all layering of images, are about doubt. They are second guesses on what already exists in reality. They take what we know and show us that there must be more to see, to learn. By bringing disparate parts together I was able to reflect on the fluid identity of an actress. I did this with Tilda's consent and participation and that of her partner, the painter and playwright John Byrne, and their two children.

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