Look Here! Artist Interviews
Check back from additional interviews every few weeks:
- Marc Tasman and Clayton Haggarty are working together on a piece for Look Here! Theirs is the first in a series of interviews with the artists participating in Look Here!
What collections are you using or did you begin to use for your project?
We visited the archives shortly after the project began, and then had a visit with Abbi Nye, Head of Archives, at the DH Lab. We were really taken by some of the images in the online Polonia collection – the crash images specifically.
How did what you found in the collections influence your work?
We agreed that those crash photos are captivating – seeing the city the way it was and the crazy situation of the wreck and its documentation. It’s an opportunity to rubberneck, to slow down and see the accident. Read more….