A Return to Americana


A Return to Americana is an exploration into this alien land as I am experiencing it upon returning to North America after having been abroad for many years. Returning to the US, I find myself in the Midwest, surrounded by Americana in all its whimsical absurdities. I have cruised the back roads and downtowns of Eastern Nebraska searching for these scenes hidden in plain sight. The subject matter may be standard rural community scenes, but the actual subject is a statement on Americana and who we Americans are as people. This is a culture unabashedly entrenched in trucks, guns, patriotism, and overindulgence. I capture these things without malice or cruelty but with a warm, light-hearted intention