I admire Robert Lowell’s Imitations — his open anxiety of influence

Imitatio or mimesis is instinctive, the eye and camera shifting with the self.

This project pairs some personal and professional works with their non-photographic influences — a line of poetry, a painting, a personality, perhaps —

Enkindled Spring

American Still

Early Li-Young Lee

Going, Going

Danseur

Early Plath

Iphigeneia