Tired Landscapes
Web site
Image: Neoclassic, from Tired Landscapes
http://www-unix.oit.umass.edu/~mturre/tired

Michele Turre
Turre Studio

What happens to old tires? On one level this animated storybook is a documentary photoessay on land use in New England. On another, it's a wistful deconstruction of landscape tropes from European painting and photography--pastoral to sublime, picturesque to postindustrial.