The portraits in Travis K. Schwabs’s arsenal are almost always missing their faces. Scraped away, hidden or never there to begin with their omission entices our ability and desire to reconstruct, whose face do you want to see? Whose face do you not want to see? Check out more of Travis’s work below:
You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.
Jota Castro - Mortgage (2009)
“The term mortgage comes from the Old French « dead pledge », apparently meaning that the pledge ends (dies) either when the obligation is fulfilled or the property is taken through foreclosure.
The word « mort » in french means death.”
Photo by Samuel Gaze.
Photo by Arthur Steel.